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Event:
Burdekin Machinery Preservationists Open Day Display – Sunday, 11 Nov
Start:
11 Nov 2018 09:00
End:
11 Nov 2018 15:00
Category:
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Organizer:
Burdekin Machinery Preservationists
Phone:
0428 826 258
Email:
qhr2014@bigpond.com
Updated:
2 Nov 2018
Venue:
Brandon Heritage Precint
Address:
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21-27 Spiller Street, Brandon, QLD, 4808, Australia
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The Burdekin Machinery Preservationists are holding an Open Day Display.

  • Date:  Sunday, 11th November 2018
  • Time:  9am – 3pm
  • Venue:  Brandon Heritage Precinct
  • Cost:  $5 per person, kids are free

Visitors will be able see the following machinery in operation –

  • Small Engines
  • Large Diesel Pumping Engines from local farms
  • Steam Traction Engine
  • The Marshall Colonial Tractor
  • Blacksmith Shop
  • Machine Shop
  • The John Tait Steam Gallery with 6 steam engines operating complete with a new steam whistle
  • Rider-Ericsson Hot Air Engine

Static display includes –

  • The old church with Brandon Memorabilia
  • 2 Historic Steam Locos
  • 2 Historic Powerhouse Diesel Engines
  • Restoration of one of these engines has been on-going for nearly four years.
  • Please check out progress.

There will be a few out of Town Clubs visiting. These clubs may include vintage cars, motorbikes and small engines.

Catering is available to purchase.
We will observe a minutes silence at 11:00am to mark the Centenary of Remembrance Day.

For more information please contact Lex Kelly BMP Secretary on 0488366443.

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