Discount rail ticket to the EKKA
WIDE Bay residents can bag a bargain half-price ticket to travel to the Ekka on Tilt Train services directly to the event.
Queensland Rail Executive general manager Travel and Tourist Martin Ryan said discounted tickets would be available on all Bundaberg Tilt Train services running from August 5–15, offering doorstop access to the Exhibition station.
“Nothing says Queensland fun like the Ekka and we are giving Wide Bay residents the chance to skip the highway and travel with ease by Tilt Train to join in the celebrations,” Mr Ryan PHOTO: SCOTTIE SIMMONDS BUN170512TLT4 said.
“The zero stress journey will allow you to plan what rides you’ll go on and which pavilions to visit, plus our discounted fare means you’ll have extra money for showbags.
“For the past 150 years, Queensland Rail has proudly connected regional Queensland communities through rail travel and we are excited to be bringing back the popular Ekka Tilt Train services for the sixth year in a row.”
Celebrating 139 years, the Ekka is one of state’s most exciting events bringing the country and city together for a 10 day celebration.
From the giant wheel to the extreme rides and plenty of free family entertainment, there is something for every family member to enjoy. Contact Queensland rail for train details and times.