Teacher's Education

Kuranda Scenic Railway 125th Anniversary Poem Competition​

Queensland schools have the opportunity to win one of five  one-way school group excursions aboard Kuranda Scenic Railway in 2016. ​​  

Write a poem inspired by the following statement (150 words or less) including 

"How would the workers in 1891 have celebrated the 125 year anniversary"

Submit your entry to 125 Anniversary Poem Competition, PO Box 930 Cairns 4870.

Entries close Friday 29 July, drawn Friday 5 August 2016.

Downland the entry form here​ ​

Kuranda Scenic Railway - Education Program Overview

The Kuranda Scenic Railway, an 'Icon of North Queensland' offers a great way for your students to learn about our local history, World Heritage Rainforest and more!

Education Booklet 

Education Program

Modules for: Years 2 - 5 & 6 -7 plus a Teachers workbook.

Each workbook covers a range of subjects with colourful and fun exercises carefully designed around the Australian Curriculum Assessment framework.

The workbooks are designed in a format you can download and print.  Each A4 page is full colour, one sided and folds into a booklet. Instructions are included on the back cover on how to put them together.  However, if you don't have the facility to print your own, we are happy to provide the printed sheets for you at a minimal cost.

KSR Student Example Page


The module workbooks are available to download from this website, they include in classroom exercises which can be modified to suit your requirements.

…The next step is experiencing Kuranda Scenic Railway first hand with an educational excursion, also included in the workbooks are activities to complete at the stations and onboard.   

It's easy to include Kuranda Scenic Railway in your classroom...

For more information simply contact us for your Education password to access our Education Modules & Special School Excursion price list.