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Exhibitions

Join us for a look at the development of our railways in this traveling exhibition, on for a limited time only.

During the 1950s, 60s and 70s Australia invested in many railway developments across Australia with many Torres Strait Islander, Australian South Sea Islander and Aboriginal people integral in working on the developments.

The exhibition explores the stories of those people involved in the building of the railways, their culture, the issues they faced due to separation from their homeland and their working environment.

I’ve Been Working on the Railway is a national touring exhibition from The Workshops Rail Museum in Queensland, that explores the contribution of these cultural groups to the development of rail across Australia through stories, objects, music, video and photographs.

Dates:   Saturday 27 September, 2014 - Sunday 1 February, 2015
Location:   Revolutions Transport Museum, car park 1 in the Village
Times:   Exhibition open daily from 10.00am - 4.00pm (except Christmas and Boxing Days)
Cost:  
Entry by donation.

Special Events

Whiteman Park is pleased to be holding our fifth annual environmental festival, EnviroFEST 2015, on Sunday 29th March, from 10.00am-3.00pm.

EnviroFEST is Whiteman Park's flagship environmental event and will feature presentations, native fauna displays, organic products, native seedlings for sale and a huge range of sustainable and healthy living products. Children can get involved too, with free face painting, craft activities, storytelling and a Children’s Forest treasure hunt with the fairies!


Location: Village West
Time: 10:00am - 3:00pm
Cost: Free entry

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Event Registration

If you would like to be involved by taking a stall at EnviroFEST 2015, please download the EnviroFEST 2015 Exhibitor Registration Kit and Exhibitor Application Form or contact the Marketing and Events Officer on (08) 9209 6000.