Thank you for volunteering your time and energy at the upcoming Autumn 2021 Day Out With Thomas.


2021 Autumn season dates

March | Saturday 13 & Sunday 14 Saturday 27 & Sunday 28 

April | Saturday 17 & Sunday 18

View current Day Out With Thomas roster here

Please note

Due to covid, our Day Out With Thomas will be very different to previous years. Kindly take the time to read through the following documents to understand our new structure for the day. 

DOWT Fact Sheet View here

DOWT Autumn 2021 Site map View here

DOWT Position Descriptions View here

DOWT Volunteer Manual View here

Volunteer Briefing is at 8.30am followed by an egg and bacon roll. 

Volunteer Bus from Belgrave (return) is available please book by emailing 

Train ops crew transfers: Instructions are available from your roster officer. 

Volunteer Parking: Available as per previous seasons alongside J.A.C Russell Park (entry via Station St.) and at the back of the Heritage Platform, access Station St. then the laneway (Innes Rd). 

Remember to bring your PBR parking pass. 

Register your interest

For the following roles, please register your interest in volunteering to Jess Rice or on 9757 0758. 

  • Ticket/ Info Attendants 
  • Crossing Supervisors 
  • Passenger Guides 

For the following roles, please register via the relevant roster officer. 

  • Thomas – Peckett Driver & Fireman 
  • James- NA Driver & Fireman 
  • Diesel Drivel & Fireman 
  • Signalman 
  • Fire Patrol (pending) 
  • Station Master 
  • Conductors 
  • Retail 

General Roster Enquiries

For general roster or enquiries about the event, please contact: 

Jess Rice 

0425 760 380 

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