Armadale Shopping City | 2022 Summer Holidays

Start planning your day out with the kids from here.

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Why did we choo choose to come? | FREE Train Rides!

Being located by the train tracks, Armadale Shopping City is celebrating locomotives by having a train of its own during this December-January 2022 School Holidays.

Find the Train Station outside Target, while waiting, the friendly train conductor will balloon twist you and your child a fun hat to wear during the train ride or souvenir to keep!

Location: Outside Target.

Date & Times:

Week 1: Monday 10 - Friday 14 January 2022
Week 2: Monday 17 - Friday 21 January 2022

FREE Miniature Train Rides between 11am-1pm daily.

 

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Below you'll find fun facts about Trains to share with the kids while waiting and handy suggestions of what to see and do at Armadale Shopping City!

Fun Facts | Did you know...

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World's First Train

First full-scale working railway steam locomotive was built in the United Kingdom in 1804 by Richard Trevithick, a British engineer born in Cornwall.

On 21 February 1804, the world's first steam-powered railway journey took place when Trevithick's unnamed steam locomotive hauled a train along the tramway of the Penydarren ironworks, near Merthyr Tydfil in South Wales.[35][36]

Fastest Trains in the World

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Famous Trains

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The Ghan Train

The Ghan

Travels between Adelaide and Darwin.

Named after Afghan cameleers who travelled this route.

Route Distance @ 2979 km's

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Flying Scotsman

First built in 1923.

Travels between London and Edinburgh.

First steam locomotive to hit 100 mph!

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Shinkansen "Bullet Train"

Shinkansen is the name of the Japanese high-speed rail network.

Shinkansen rail network first started operating in 1964.

The fastest bullet trains are magnetic levitating or maglev and can travel up to 500 km/hr!

Planner | What to see & do

Interesting Shops

Armadale Society of Artists
Pop up art gallery that showcases and supports local artists!

Puffin Donuts
Looked too good to not mention!

The Collective Tree
Little shop specialising in local, handmade crafts.

SMART Dollar WA
Find lots of little bargains in here.

The Nail Bar & Spa
For that precious little bit of "me" time that you can find during School Holidays...

Getting there

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Thank you and we hope you and your family are having a wonderful Train Ride!

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Opening Hours:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday & Friday | 9am–5:30pm
Thursday 9am–9pm
Saturday 9am–5pm
Sunday 11am–5pm

Ph (08) 6186 6088

206 Jull St, Armadale WA 6112

www.armadaleshoppingcity.com.au

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