EXHIBITIONS


LIVERPOOL – NSW. October 1-3, 2016. Sydney Model Railway Exhibition, Whitlam Leisure Centre, Memorial Ave, Liverpool. 9.00am-5.00pm (Sat & Sun) & 9.00am-4.00pm (Mon). $15/$11/$8/$38. Phone (02) 9153 5901, Fax (02) 9153 5905. Website www.sydneymodelrailwayexhibition.com email exhibman@iinet.net.au Australian Model Railway Association NSW Branch Inc. Tickets available online at www.ticketbo.com.au/liverpool
BEENLEIGH – QLD. October 15-16, 2016. Beenleigh Events Centre, cnr Kent and Crete Streets, Beenleigh. 9.00am-5.00pm (Sat), 9.00am-4.00pm (Sun). Adults $8, Seniors $7, Children (up to 16 years) $4, Family (2A+2C) $18. Run by Logan District Model Railway Club. Web: www.ldmrc.com/show Contact: Jim Forrest, jimforrest@hotmail.com or 0488 073 713.
SUNBURY – VIC. October 15-16, 2016. Sunbury Model Railway Club Exhibition. Memorial Hall, Barkley Street, Sunbury. 10.00am–5.00pm (Sat), 10.00am–4.00pm (Sun). Melways map ref. 382 E4. Enquiries Secretary: Mark 0407 880 604. Organiser: Brian 0427 047 411.
LAUNCESTON – TAS. October 22-23, 2016. Launceston Model Railway Exhibition, Albert Hall 47 Tamar Street, & Cimitiere St, Launceston. 10.00am-5.00pm (Sat), 10.00am-4.30pm (Sun). Adults $12, Children $6, Family (2&2) $30.
WAGGA WAGGA – NSW. November 5-6, 2016. Wagga Wagga Model Railroaders Inc annual Model Train & Hobby Exhibition, Bourke St, Kyeamba Smith Hall, Wagga Wagga Showgrounds. 9.00am-5.00pm (Sat), 9.00am-4.00pm (Sun). Contact: Garry 02 69225151 or garry.walden@bigpond.com
CROYDON – VIC. November 12-13, 2016 at Dorset Primary School, Prospect Hill Road, Croydon (Parking: available on premises, access via Frederick Street, street parking available on Kaneira and Rescorla Avenues’s). 9.00am-5.00pm (Sat), 10.00am-4.00pm (Sun). Adult $8, Child $5, Seniors $6, Family $20. cmrc@croydonmrc.com.au, www.croydonmrc.com.au
HORNSBY HEIGHTS – NSW. November 12-13, 2016. St Luke’s Railway Modellers 30TH Annual Exhibition. St. Luke’s Anglican Church, 157 Galston Road, Hornsby Heights. 9.00am-5.00pm (Sat), 12.00pm-4.00pm (Sun). Email admin@stlukeschurch.com.au
CORIO-VIC. January 28-29, 2017. Barwon Civic Centre Colac Rd Belmont. 10.00am-5.00pm (Sat), 10.00am -4.00pm (Sun). Adults $10, Children $5, Children under 5 Free and Family $20. Enquiries: David Nicholas 0409 528252 or Email steam3203@yahoo.com.au
KYNETON – VIC. March 11-13, 2017. Macedon Ranges MRC Annual Exhibition. Sacred Heart College, Begg and New Streets Kyneton. 10.00am-5.00pm (Sat & Sun), 10.00am-4.00pm (Mon). Enquiries: 0427 047 411.
FORUMS
THORNBURY – VIC. November 13, 2016. The Victorian Model Railway Society’s Prototype Modellers Forum. Details and registration forms: http://www.vmrs.net/, hobby shops in Melbourne or from PMF 2016, 37 Williamson Road, Mont Albert North, Vic, 3129.
COFFS HARBOUR - NSW. August 26-27, 2017. Branchline Modellers Forum at Bishop Druitt College, Coffs Harbour. For more info email branchline@rocketmail.com

SEMINARS & CONVENTIONS


WELLERS HILL – QLD. September 17-18, 2016. Modelling the Railways of Queensland at Wellers Hill Bowls Club, 34 Esher Street, Wellers Hill. Saturday & Sunday. Further details (as they come to hand) will be found at mrqc2012@optusnet.com.au also at QldRailHeritage.com
ARMIDALE – NSW. November 12-13, 2016. New England Convention. Armidale Bowling Club, Dumaresq St Armidale NSW. Previous attendees will be notified. 8:30am-5:00pm (Sat), 8:30am-3:00pm (Sun). Registration essential. Organised by New England Model Railway Club Inc. Details: Warren Herbert 02 6732 5711 email warren@gwydirvalleymodels.com or website www.newenglandmodelrailwayclub.com
ADELAIDE - SA. September 7-10, 2017. 15th National N Scale Convention at St Francis Winery Function Centre Reynella. For more info visit http://convention2017.nscale.org.au

BRING & BUY - SALE DAYS


GOLDEN BEACH – QLD. October 8 2016. The Caloundra and District Model Railway Association at the Arts Centre (North Street) opposite the Oaks Oasis Resort. 9.00am-2.00pm (Sat). Free Admission. Sale table bookings. (07) 5491 9213, (07) 5479 0339.
BRISBANE – QLD. November 6, 2016. Railway Modellers' Club of Queensland, Buckley Park, Terrence Rd, BRENDALE Qld 4500. 10.00am-2.00pm (Sun). Entry gold coin. Arrive at 9am if you want to rent a table - no prior bookings. Contact: Secretary Quentin Nosovich Mob: 0409 328 888.

FESTIVALS


MURRURUNDI - NSW. October 22-23, 2016. Model Train Festival. Daily excursions travelling by Vintage Rail Motor leaving from Broad meadow, Newcastle, or come by Car. Enjoy the beautiful Upper Hunter Valley. Full day's activities organised including many model train layouts, live steam train rides, helicopter joy flights, vintage motor car display, stalls ,etc. Adults $10.00 Concession and children $6.00. Contact: Robin 0417027259 or email colinstanford8@gmail.com Sponsored by The Rotary Club Murrurundi.

EXPOS


KYNETON – VIC. November 26-27, 2016. Cottage Industry Consortium along with the Macedon Ranges MRC present ARMMEX 16. Masonic Hall, Yaldwin Street, Kyneton. 10.00am-5.00pm (Sat), 10.00am-4.00pm (Sun). Come and see how the manufacturers do it. Demonstrations and discussions with the manufacturers. Enquiries: 0427 047 411.

Updated 19 Sep 2016