Celebrating the Centenary of the First Train into Samford.
The arrival of the first train to Samford on 1st July 1918 was the catalyst for the establishment of the early village of Samford.
You are invited to a special event at
The Samford Historical Museum
on Sunday 1st July 2018 from 10am to 4pm
11am: QLD Rail Historian Greg Hallam will speak on the history of the rail line to Samford
1pm: Walk the Samford Village Heritage Trail
. . . with talks at the Bakery, Hotel, Farmers Hall, Butcher Shop,
Samford Garage and the site of Weise's Shop (Hamburger Shop)
All Day Displays
Railway story boards by Greg Hallam, QLD Rail Historian
Railway to Samford newspaper articles and photo displays
Samford Railway Station and Goods Yard photos
Photos of early and changing Samford businesses
Early and through-the-years Samford Village scenes