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  • Return Heritage Railway Train Journey
  • Depart from Gympie or Amamoor
  • Heritage steam engine railway experience
  • Learn about the history
  • Train into the charming Mary Valley Townships
  • Available Saturdays and Sundays

The Rattler Railway Company

Mary Valley Rattler: Return Heritage Railway Train Journey

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All aboard the heritage Mary Valley Rattler train for a scenic railway journey through the picturesque Mary Valley from Gympie! This railway journey is a must for those who love train travel. Enjoy the scenic views as you ride through the townships of the Mary Valley. These trains are lovingly restored and this is a great family activity for the young and the old. Make sure that you leave time to wander through The station museum, gift shop and cafe while you are here.

Railway journeys are available from Gympie on Saturdays and Sundays at 9.30am and 2pm or Amamoor at 11am. Get your tickets here to experience the Mary Valley Rattler train journey!


  • Return Heritage Railway Train Journey from Gympie to Amamoor
  • Train into the charming Mary Valley townships
  • Sit back and relax and learn about the history


  • The Historic Gympie Station, Tozer Street is a traditional Queensland building which has been fully restored to its former glory. Make sure you leave plenty of time to explore The Station which houses a historical display sharing stories of the Mary Valley Railway line and its people
  • The Platform No. 1 Café caters for all tastes, you can even purchase a bottle of wine and a cheese platter to enjoy aboard the carriage as you gently travel through the scenic countryside and across the Mary River and into the Valley
  • The gift shop stocks a variety of train-themed treasures and local specialty products.
  • Step aboard one of our meticulously restored trains and travel along the tracks that have been brought back to life. Sit back, relax and enjoy the breathtaking scenery of the Mary Valley
  • Your journey makes a stop in the small town of Dagun, home to a beautiful heritage station
  • Nestled in the centre of the Mary Valley, Amamoor is an historic town bordered by Amamoor State Forest and a Forest Reserve which is home to more than 120 species of birds. Here the train will turn around on the restored turntable. You can watch this fascinating process or explore the quaint community of Amamoor
  • Return journey departing Amamoor is also available


  • Hotel drop off
  • Meals and drinks

What to Bring

  • Sunglasses
  • Water bottle
  • Camera


  • Heritage Train located at Historic Gympie Station, Tozer Street, Gympie, Queensland 4570
  • Click here to view the journey map

Tour Times

  • Train departs Gympie at 9.30am and 2pm on Saturdays and Sundays
  • Train departs Amamoor at 11am on Saturdays and Sundays
  • Check in at least 45 minutes before departure
  • Platform No. 1 Cafe, located in the historic Gympie Station, is open from 8:00am to 5:30pm on Saturday, Sunday (Train Operating Days), and from 8:00am to 3:00pm on Thursday, Friday (Cafe and Gift Shop only)


  • Please allow 3 hours for a round trip departing Gympie
  • Please allow 4 hours for a round trip departing Amamoor

Booking Information

  • Confirmation in the form of a tour voucher will be received at time of booking
  • Upon completion of purchase, please print the voucher and present on day of the tour
  • For your information, complete Tour Operator Information including contact details is included on your tour voucher
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Alana Sapwell 1 month ago What a wonderful day out for all ages. The volunteers are so dedicated and friendly. We couldn’t ask for better service. We commenced our trip at Amamoor to Gympie and back. Loved the cheese tasting as Dagun. And the lunch at Gympie railway was excellent. I recommend this trip to everybody.
What a wonderful day out for all ages
Alana Sapwell 1 month ago

What a wonderful day out for all ages. The volunteers are so dedicated and friendly. We couldn’t ask for better service. We commenced our trip at Amamoor to Gympie and back. Loved the cheese tasting as Dagun. And the lunch at Gympie railway was excellent. I recommend this trip to everybody.

The Mary Valley Rattler is an NPO, making sure the public has access to a historic rail experience. The Mary Valley Rattler's operation is supported by a large group of volunteers. Your ticket purchases will contribute to the ongoing preservation and restoration of this historic experience!
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