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Archer Park Rail Museum

Exhibitions associated with the railways and council Tramways from 1899. A digital soundscape creates an enhanced experienced as you enjoy the exhibts.

  • Purrey Steam Tram rides
  • Sundays between 10 am to 1pm

Family Fun Days are held on the fourth Sunday of April, June, August and October, with just a small gold coin entry and a small fee to ride the tram for those 14 years of age and older. The Tram does not run between the end of November until the beginning of February.

Archer Park Rail Museum is located on the infamous Denison Street, (where the main rail runs down the centre of the street) in Rockhampton, between Archer and Cambridge Streets.

This wonderful station is sure to have items to interest many different age groups, and truly is a rail lovers delight.


  • Adult $9.5
  • Concession, $6.80 (Australian Pensioners, Seniors, Students (over 14 years) and Health Care Card holders.)
  • Family, $28 (3- 14 years, two adults and two children. Extra Children AUD4.50.)

Please go to their website to confirm before organizing your trip;


Capricorn Caves – 4.5/5 from 278 reviews. Price



While your on the 33 hectare Capricorn Cave property you can participate in a wide range of activities including;


  • Abseiling
  • Rock Climbing
  • Fossicking
  • Animal viewing


Wheelchair access

The Cathedral Cave Tour is perfect if you need wheelchair access.


  • Run hourly between 9 am and 4 pm.
  • Adventure tours require bookings in advance
  • The Cathedral tour lasts for approximately 1 hour and it covers about 1 km or approximately 0.62 miles.
Pricing for the Cathedral tour – visit their website for more information

$30 – Adults, above 15 years
$15 – Child, 5-15 yrs (under 5s free)
$27 – Seniors, must present seniors card
$75 – Family,


Capricorn Caves is located  provide a wide range of accommodation options from $35 up to $180. Visit their website to book online.

Nearest Motel ( * Not affiliated with Capricorn Caves)

Casa Nostra Motel – (full disclosure, this is our motel) is just a quick 14 Minutes drive down the Bruce Highway)


Book a room – From $120 or call to enquire; (07) 4936 2360

Casa Nostra Motel Ratings/Reviews – 9.4/10 rating on & 4.5/5 on Trip Advisor.



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