Sydney Heritage Transport, 2014
Queens Birthday weekend in June is the time to celebrate old means of transport around Sydney - mostly trains, but also buses.
Heritage Train Weekend 2014, in Sydney
The Queen's Birthday weekend in July is when the heritage trains return to Central, to show them off and to take a ride with them. This video includes a ride along the freight line from Sydenham through Chullora to Lidcombe, a line not normally available to the public.
Sydney's Great Train Race of 2014
On the Queen's Birthday weekend, the New South Wales Rail Heritage Museum stages a train expo at Central Station, culminating in the Great Train Race on Monday afternoon. Two steam locomotives, with vintage carriages, race from Central to Strathfield.