vintage festival2Sunday 5th October 2014 to Monday 6th October 2014

The SA Maritime Museum, National Railway Museum and SA Aviation Museum are joining forces to present the Festival of Vintage Boats Trains & Planes

  • Free entry into all three Museums
  • Free demonstrations by sailmakers, shipwrights, blacksmiths and aircraft restorers
  • Vintage aircraft engine runs
  • Experience the wonders of old and elegant engines and carriages
  • Hidden treasures from the SA Maritime Museum: power boats, James Hardy’s championship skiffs, a naval whaler
  • Tall ships Falie and One & All will be open to visitors by gold coin donation

Ticketed events include:

  • 1950s Redhen trains will run between Adelaide Station and the National Railway Museum
  • 1919 built steam train will chuff between the Railway and Aviation Museums
  • Helicopters and a hot-air balloon will raise passengers above the Aviation Museum (weather permitting)
  • Come and take a sail, ride an old steam train and go for a flight – all in one day!

The Festival is supported by the City of Port Adelaide & Enfield Council and Renewal SA