EXHIBITIONS


CORIO - VIC. January 24-25, 2015 at Geelong West Town Hall, Pakington St, Geelong West. (cnr Albert St) 10am-5pm (Sat), 10am-4pm (Sun). Frazer Williams (03) 5281 5342
THIRLMERE – NSW. March 1, 2015 at Thirlmere Public School Hall. SHMR Inc Model Railway Exhibition in conjunction with Thirlmere Steam Festival 9am-5pm (Sun) $2/$1/$5.
FORESTVILLE – NSW. March 7-8, 2015. NSRMA Forestville Exhibition, Forestville Memorial Halls, Cnr. Warringah Rd & Starkey St, Forestville, NSW. 9am-5pm (Sat), 9am-4pm (Sun). Adult $12, Child $6, Concession $8, Family $28 Contact: Andrew King 0412447743 exhibition@nsrma.com.au www.nsrma.com.au
KYNETON - VIC. March 7-9, 2015 at Sacred Heart College Auditorium. Entry via New & Begg Sts, Kyneton. Open: 10am-5pm (Sat & Sun), 10am-4pm (Mon). Enquiries: 0408 996 541 Macedon Ranges Model Railway Club Inc.
BUNDABERG – QLD. March 21-22, 2015. Bundaberg Model Train ExpoCivic Centre, Bourbong Street, Bundaberg. 9:30am-5:00pm (Sat), 9:30am-4pm (Sun). Adults $10.00, Children 8-16 $7.00, Family Pass $25.00 (2 Adults & 3 Children over 8, Children under 8 FREE. Contact: Graham 0407 559 086.
KALEEN – ACT. March 28-29, 2015 Canberra Model Railway Club Expo at U of C High School, 104 Baldwin Drive, Kaleen. 9am-5pm (Sat), 9am-4pm (Sun). $10//$5/$20 CMRCExpo@gmail.com www.canberra-model-railway-club.webs.com Andrew Lund 02 6231 9799.
LATROBE – VIC. April 4-6, 2015 at Latrobe University Bundoora campus. The exhibition of Australian model railways 10am-5pm (Sat & Sun), 10am-4pm (Mon). Adults $10, Children under 16 accompanied by a paying adult free. Entry via Kingsbury Drive, parking in car park No.4.
BRISBANE – QLD. May 9-10, 2015, Brisbane Showgrounds (formerly known as RNA) at the new Marque Pavilion, main entrance from O’Connell Terrace. Bowen Hills. 9am-5pm Sat, 9am-4pm (Sun). Adults $15, Concession $10, Children to 15 Free. 50% larger than previous venues. See www.brisbanemodeltrainshow.com.au Contact brisbanemodeltrainshow2015@gmail.com or Post to AMRA Qld Branch PO Box 352 Zillmere Qld 4034.
RICHMOND VALE – NSW. May 16-17, 2015. Richmond Vale Railway Museum Leggetts Drive. (4 km South of Kurri Kurri in the Hunter Valley). 10am-4.30pm (Sat & Sun). Adults $16; Concession $11. Children (5-15 Years) $7.50 Children under 5 are free. Web Page www.richmondvalerailwaymuseum.org Phone 02 4001 0197.
ALBURY - NSW. May 23-24, 2015. Model Railway Show, Mirambeena Community Centre, 19 Martha Mews, Lavington. Phone (03) 5728 2023, email: mrmshow@gmail.com, website: www.murrayrailwaymodellers.com. Murray Railway Modellers Inc.
THORNLEIGH – NSW. June 6– 8, 2015 Epping Model Railway Club, Brickpit Sports Stadium, Dartford Road, Thornleigh, (off Pennant Hills Road). 10am–5pm (Sat–Sun), 10am–4pm (Mon). $12/$8/$6/$30. Details at www.eppingmodelrailway.org.au David O’Hearn 0407 811 577.

FORUMS


BRISBANE – QLD. July 11, 2015. The Aus7 Modellers Group are holding their inaugural Brisbane O Scale Modellers Forum at the Aspley Australian Football and Sporting Club – Rooms 1&2, 50 Graham Rd, Carseldine, Brisbane, Qld. No pre-registration required, just turn up on the day. Entry: $20.00. 9am start with talks of interest to all modellers, not just O scalers. Bring a model to display if you have one (in progress projects welcome). All welcome, you do not need to be a member of the Aus7 Modellers Group. Contact Trevor on trevorhodges@dodo.com.au, or 0429 926 003, for further information.

SEMINARS & CONVENTIONS


BRISBANE – QLD. April 9-12, 2015. 14th National N Scale Convention at the Hotel Grand Chancellor, 23 Leichardt St, Brisbane. Details and registration: http://convention2015.nscale.org.au Contact: convention2015@nscale.org.au
LOFTUS – NSW. May 16, 2015. Modelling the Railways of NSW Convention 32 will be held on the above date instead of the previous July date. The venue will be still Loftus TAFE. The Association is also replacing it's blog site with a new web site and will also have new email addresses (details to be provided).
EPPING – NSW. July 25, 2015. Modelling the Early Days of the NSW Railways, Dence Park Community Centre, 26 Standley Road, Epping. Write for details. Regular attendees will be notified by post or email. SCR Publications, PO Box 345, Matraville 2036. Ph: (02) 9311 2036 fax: (02) 9661 4323. Email amrmagzn@tpg.com.au

OPEN DAYS


MORTDALE – NSW. March 28, 2015. AMRA NSW Branch Clubrooms, 48 Barry Avenue, Mortdale. 10am-4pm (Sat). Gold coin donation. (02) 9153 5901. www.amransw.asn.au Australian Model Railway Association NSW Branch Inc.

BRING & BUY - SALE DAYS


ZILLMERE – QLD. March 14, 2015. AMRA Qld Branch Inc
20 Murphy Road, Zillmere. 9.30am-2.30pm (Sat). Gold Coin admission. Club phone (07) 3862 9633.

Updated 15 Jan 2015