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Penola Fantasy Model Railway

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Penola sparkles

Sparkles greeted us and Graham continued with our tour inside. What an astounding piece of art and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Colin C
via mobile
Fantastic for kids

Wow this is such a colourful , fantasy place, with quizzes and trains and years of work well done... read more

Reviewed 7 May 2017
Hammie R
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2 weeks ago
“Penola sparkles ”
10 Nov 2018
“Good place to take the kids”
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Riddoch Street, Penola, South Australia, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Sparkles greeted us and Graham continued with our tour inside. What an astounding piece of art and collections. Thanks for the experience.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Colin C
Reviewed 10 November 2018

fantasy place with quizzes and trains and years of work put into it, the fella that runs it is quite eccentric

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank bundycowgirl
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Not very interesting. The workmanship on the model railway was disapointing. There was a lame seek and find quiz that was given to you upon arrival, even if you didn't want to participate. Staff quite aggressive when I said I wasn't keen on doing it.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank SandyMBowles
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Wow this is such a colourful , fantasy place, with quizzes and trains and years of work well done. I had more fun than the kids not expensive and the people are lovely. The man who gave the tour was so eccentric just loved it....More

Date of experience: January 2017
1  Thank Hammie R
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

We've come back here a few times and it always brings a smile to our faces. The amount of detail and the thought and effort is really amazing. Thanks Graham and Rose!

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank BomberH18
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Cripes we loved this. It's about as weird as it gets but took me all the way back to being a kid again. The owners have obviously spent years and thousands of hours building this attraction. Good for them. This attraction is fabulous and dripping...More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank TwoSheds57
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

We took our young son & 2 teenage cousins and we all had fabulous time at this quirky place. Great displays and fun puzzles to complete for prizes. Very original. Graham is a wealth of knowledge and as a retired teacher, excellent with kids. Rosies...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank sheilariser
Reviewed 24 October 2016

The place is amazing with what must be thousands of kids toys in various dioramas around a central theme of a fantasy model railway. The work that Graham and Rosie put into the place is staggering but it is a bit kitch. Definitely recommended for...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank SandyPaw O
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Graham is a very passionate train enthusiast. He loves creating a world for kids. There is something for little kids and big kids. His displays are extensive and games are fun. He and his wife are very eccentric and I don't mind this but it...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Penelope A
Reviewed 22 July 2016

We visited the fantasy model railway on a rainy winters day with our 3 children aged 3, 7 and 8. From the moment we walked across the troll bridge our children were entralled. The bright colours of the fantasy world came alive. Rose and Graham...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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