Welcome the 974 (Date TBC)
The C17 974 Steam locomotive will travel from Ipswich and arrive at Old Gympie Station. The locomotive will be available to view from the Northern end of the Station on this special arrival day. This is the train that you will have the chance to travel through the beautiful Mary Valley on when our full service begins.
Mary Valley Rattler Family Fun Day (Dec 16th)
You are invited to the Mary Valley Rattler Family Fun Day on Saturday, December 16 from 10am-4pm. There will be activities for the kids, great food and entertainment. Don’t forget your camera to get a photo with Santa!
Old Gympie Station reopens (End of December)
Old Gympie Station will open 5 days per week (Wednesday – Sunday), come and explore our specialty retail shop, museum and café restaurant.
Full Service Begins (Autumn 2018)
Take a journey through the picturesque Mary Valley, and into the days of yesteryear on our lovingly restored steam trains. The fun doesn’t end on the train, you can also explore our specialty retail shop, museum and café restaurant.
Volunteers are the lifeblood of the Mary Valley Rattler community. Whether you would like to work within a heritage environment, support the operation of our unique steam locomotives or help others to enjoy their railway experience, we would love to have you join us.