Bub’s Birthday | National Railway Museum | Port Adelaide | 18 Apr 2021

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Bub’s Birthday

Celebrate Bub, the National Railway Museum’s little blue steam engine’s birthday on Sunday 18 April 2021.

The day will include train rides and lots of entertainment including Cool 4 Kids song and dance, Carnival Barrel Organ and a CFS Fire Tender Display. Children under 8 years old will also receive a free birthday gift on the day. 

The National Railway Museum is also open every day of the April School Holidays from 10am to 4:30pm. 



  • Free birthday gift for under 8 year olds
  • Steam train rides behind Bub
  • Steam train rides behind Peronne
  • Bluebird train rides on Kestrel 
  • Cool 4 Kids – Song and Dance
  • Carnival Barrel Organ
  • CFS Fire Tender Display 


  • 1940s Cafe car – Bean Bug – Vanessa – barista coffees, cakes, milkshakes, pies, pasties and sweet treats
  • Coffee n’ Cookies – Dave’s Van – hot dogs, toasted sandwiches, hot drinks, slushies, freshly baked cookies 


  • Family (2 adults + up to 3 children) – $40
  • Adult – $18
  • Concession – $12
  • Child (5 – 15 years) – $8
  • Members – FREE 

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For more information and all enquiries please visit the National Railway Museum website.

What:   Bub’s Birthday 

When:  Sunday 18 April 2021 | 10am – 4:30pm   

Where:   National Railway Museum | 76 Lipson St, Port Adelaide 

Who:   Everyone 

At Play & Go Adelaide we make every effort to provide accurate information to the best of our knowledge at the time of publication. We recommend confirming times, dates and details directly before making any plans as details may be subject to change.

Image Source: National Railway Museum Facebook 


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