Valley Rattler goes Blue

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  • Location: Old Gympie Station, Gympie 4570 Queensland


This Saturday 4th September the VALLEY RATTLER will go blue all in the aid of prostate cancer research and awareness.

The fund raising special "Valley Rattler" will operate from Gympie to Amamoor and return and will be hauled by one of the Mary Valley Heritage Railway's steam locomotives complete with the train of original heritage carriages.

There is a special fare of $25 per adult and $12.50 for children under 14 years.

And so much is included with festivities commencing at 12 noon at the old Gympie

Railway station.

Included in the fare will be:

A BBQ sausage sandwich lunch

Music and entertainment on the platform

Steam train return fare Gympie / Amamoor / Gympie

Wine and cheese tasting at Dagun

Balloons for the children

Static display of Ulysses motor bikes ...

and everyone on board the train will need to keep a look-out for bushrangers !

The train will depart from Gympie at 1.15pm a SPECIAL TIME for this Saturday only

and on board has bar facilities that are fully licenced.

All moneys raised on the day are to be donated to the AUSTRALIAN PROSTATE CANCER RESEARCH CENTRE -- QUEENSLAND.

The special train is being organised by the Gympie and District Prostate Cancer Support Group a "not for profit"  organisation that is affiliated with THE PROSTATE CANCER FOUNDATION OF AUSTRALIA as well being proudly associated with CANCER COUNCIL QUEENSLAND.


For bookings please contact

The Valley Rattler old Gympie Station 07 5482 2750

Gympie and District Prostate Cancer Support Group


Ray 07 5482 8879


Sue 07 5484 5229

Mary Valley Heritage Railway 'The Valley Rattler' :
Tozer Street, Gympie
07 5482 2750
Mary Valley Heritage Railway 'The Valley Rattler'

Map Location ( get directions )

Old Gympie Station, Gympie

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