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Day Out With Thomas July 2015

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All aboard for Thomas the Tank Engine fun
Spend the day with everyone's favourite storybook engine, Thomas the Tank Engine, and his friends.

Day Out With Thomas Trainworks Thirlmere
Get up close to Thomas the Tank Engine at Trainworks (Image credit: Trainworks)


Trainworks at Thirlmere is hosting a Day Out with Thomas on Saturday 11th July and Sunday 12th July 2015.

You can get up close to Thomas the Tank Engine, who will be on display for children to climb on and take photos with. Your ticket for the day also includes a steam train ride from Sodor Island Railway Station, pulled by Donald the back engine or one of Thomas' other friends. You can also see Toby the Rail Motor and watch Henry shunting the Troublesome Trucks.

Your ticket includes entry to the Trainworks museum, the steam train ride plus other exciting themed activities on offer during the day, including face painting, jumping castle, mini-train rides, an imagination station plus more. You can even meet the Fat Controller. There will be plenty of photo opportunities and fun for all of the family so don't forget to take your camera.

Day out with Thomas Trainworks Thirlmere
Meet the Fat Controller, Thomas & his friends (Image credit: Trainworks)


There are 5 steam train rides each day at 9.30am, 10.45am, 12 noon, 1.15pm and 2.30pm. Make sure you book a ticket ASAP to avoid disappointment as tickets usually sell out well in advance.

Ticket prices are $35 per adult, $25 per child, $30 for concessions and children under 2 are free (but must sit on a parents lap during the steam train ride).

Day Out with Thomas Trainworks Thirlmere
Make a dream come true for a little Thomas the Tank Engine fan (Image credit: Trainworks)


Trainworks is home to the largest collection of rolling stock and railway artefacts and memorabilia in Australia. Trainworks has been designed so that you can spend a whole day here. As well as the exhibitions and museum there are landscaped grounds, picnic tables and BBQ facilities to use. If you don't want to BYO food the Trainworks Café operates on weekends. There is also playground equipment in the grounds for the kids.

The Day Out With Thomas at Trainworks is a great day for every generation of the family. For more information and to book your tickets click here.

You will certainly be on the right track to have a fun day out!



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Why? To meet Thomas the Tank Engine & friends
When: 11th - 12th July 2015
Phone: (02) 4683 6800
Where: Trainworks Thirlmere
Cost: Adults $35, Children $25, Concession $30
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