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Keeping NZ On the Move - the Exhibition Express


Thu 17 Oct 2013, 10:00am–4:00pm

Where: Invercargill Railway Station, 2 Leven Street, Invercargill, Southland

Restrictions: All Ages

Ticket Information:

  • Admission: Free

Listed by: emmity

This superb exhibition is heading your way - by train!

A powerful KiwiRail engine is pulling new scenic carriages and four themed containers, each packed with fascinating displays about rail in New Zealand.

Stopping at Invercargill Railway Station, there will be family fun, prizes and giveaways.

Entry is free and everyone is welcome, so don't miss Keeping NZ On the Move.

Other activities:
Jump into the drivers seat of a KiwiRail locomotive and talk with the locomotive engineer (train driver).

Come and see one of the heavy machinery vehicles we use to maintain the railway network, and talk with an operator.

Mainfreight, a business KiwiRail works with in Southland, will also be there to celebrate 150 years of rail in New Zealand by running a sausage sizzle.

The Southland YMCA Education will be available to talk to anyone aged 16-17 years about free youth courses helping to build futures.

150th Rail Anniversary memorabilia items will be on sale inside the KiwiRail Scenic passenger carriages. Come and buy a piece of history.