Oh gosh, how exciting is this! Moreton, the much-loved real-life steam train at The Ginger Factory is celebrating his 120th Birthday during May and everyone and everybody is invited for the special celebrations!
Moreton, the Ginger Train has been providing steam train rides since 1993 to children and their families at The Ginger Factory, and has always been one of the star attractions for Aussie kids who have grown up visiting the iconic Ginger Factory.
So, to help Moreton celebrate his very special birthday, there are a heap load of fun and exciting activities lined up during the month of May -
Win a Train Ride with the Train Driver! Image: The Ginger Factory FB
🚃 WIN A RIDE WITH THE TRAIN DRIVER Competition Period | Thursday 6 May to Monday 17 May
Always wanted to be a train driver? Well, now you can! Seven lucky kids have the opportunity to win an exclusive Moreton Train ride, up front with the Train Driver, as the very special prize for this competition.
Simply purchase a Gingerbread Train at the Ice Creamery any time from the 6 May until the 17 May and enter your details to go in the running. Children need to be at least four years of age to enter the competition and accompanied by an adult on the train ride. All entries will go into a barrel to be drawn at the end of the competition period. The lucky winners will be notified within 24 hours of the competition period closing. Please follow this link for the Moreton Train Driver Competition Terms and Conditions.
You're invited to Moreton's Birthday party! Image: author
🚃 MORETON'S BIRTHDAY WEEK Monday 17 May to Sunday 23 May
Every day during Moreton's Birthday Week, The Ginger Factory will be celebrating, by offering a FREE Moreton keyring to every child who rides on Moreton the train, during this time. Moreton's Station will also be open, with a dedicated children's room filled with fun activities including table tennis, giant Jenga, twister and puzzles. For kids who love the arty, crafty activities and being hands-on, Moreton-themed colouring sheets will be available too!
Moreton's safety rules - Image: author
🚃 MORETON'S BIRTHDAY PARTY - YOU'RE INVITED! Thursday 20 May | 10.00am to 12.00noon
Imagine being 120 years old! Golly, that's a puffing long time and definitely worthy of a celebration. The Ginger Factory are celebrating all things Moreton throughout May, but especially on Moreton's Birthday Party Day, there will be themed balloons, a Ginger Boy live appearance, birthday party activities and not to forget - the all-important birthday cake! All children who ride Moreton will receive a Moreton keyring plus a Moreton balloon - while stocks last!
Toot-toot, May is Moreton's month - Image: The Ginger Factory FB
Make sure to get on track and bookmark The Ginger Factory for the month of May to help Moreton celebrate his mega-sized milestone of 120 years - it's going to be totally galactic! Toot-toot, May is Moreton's month!