• When is the Festival on?

    The school holiday program is on Saturday 27 June to Sunday 12 July 2020.

    A student day is on Friday 27 November 2020 and events for the general public are on Saturday 28 November 2020.

  • Where is the Festival held?

    All Ipswich events are held at The Workshops Rail Museum, North Street, North Ipswich.

  • Is it free?

    The school holiday program is included with the general Museum entry admission charge. Details are here.

    The activities on the student day (Friday 27 November) are free for school students, but bookings are required.

    Most events for the general public are free, but bookings are required. Check the relevant event page for more details on tickets and prices.

  • How do I book a ticketed event?

    Click the booking button on the relevant event page.

    For school bookings, you can also call the museum on (07) 3432 5100.

  • Is the event happening anywhere else?

    Yes, the Festival runs throughout 2020 at multiple locations across Queensland:

    Chinchilla – 28 to 29 February 2020

    Gladstone – 20 to 21 March 2020

    Brisbane – 25 to 29 March 2020

    Toowoomba – 18 & 19 April 2020, with a holiday program 6 to 17 April (closed Good Friday, 10 April)

    Townsville – 15 to 16 May 2020 with a holiday program 19 September to 5 October 2020

    Ipswich – 27 to 28 November 2020 with a holiday program 27 June to 12 July 2020

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