According to the advertising done for this event the Dining car was going to be serving meals as a stationary restaurant for the day. Bit of a let down if it wasn't either, false advertising any one.8)
Yes, there were two press releases for the Open Day
The first promoting the day http://www.greatsouthernrail.com.au/site/news/the_ghan_open_day.jsp
"The day features train tours, special travel deals, Off Train Excursion displays, a sausage sizzle and free face painting."
The second inviting persons to try the Ghan Premium Class cuisine.
"Book now for your opportunity to dine like a Platinum Service guest aboard The Ghan – without having to leave the platform.
Immerse yourself in the luxurious surrounds of Adelaide’s most unique dining space as you enjoy a two-course luncheon menu with matching wines for $50 per person.
Two sittings available – 12.15pm and 1.30pm.
To book, contact Carla on 8213 4575 "
So, for all those who missed out or feel "let down" ............ Did you Book your place?
Read the whole item anyone? 8)