2019 Club Listing

Listed below are the Model Railway clubs active in Australia and seeking new members. Intending new members should contact the club secretary or designated contact for further details.

NAT  ACT  NSW  QLD  SA  TAS  WA  VIC 

National Associations

  • CaneSIG, the Cane Railway (Tramline) Modelling SIG.  SIG membership (content provider) is open to any individual who supports the objectives of preserving, developing and exchanging information for the modelling of sugar cane railways in Queensland and worldwide. The SIG's resources of over 11,500 rail heritage photos, drawings, rail heritage and modelling articles, free downloadable card models, etc., are freely available to anyone on a non-commercial basis through its website www.zelmeroz.com/canesig. A C Lynn Zelmer, Coordinator, lynn@zelmeroz.com.
  • National Model Railroad Association (NMRA) Australasian Region Inc. The NMRA has an average of 600 members in Australia and New Zealand. The NMRA is a group of individuals unified by their love of model railroading, modelling Australian, American, British and European outline in a range of scales and gauges. The NMRA publishes a bi-monthly e-newsletter called MainLine that can be found on our web sitewww.nmra.org.au. New members are always welcome. Contact either the Region Secretary: David O’Hearn, PO Box 3119, Valentine NSW 2280. Ph: 0407 811 577. Email:secretary@nmra.org.au. Or contact your nearest Division Superintendent. Division boundaries and contacts are on our web site (listed above).
  • Southern Cross Model Railway Association. Active branches in NSW, Victoria and Queensland. A bi-monthly magazine (Australian Model Railway Magazine) and a quarterly newsletter is produced, along with standards and recommended practices to assist all modellers of all prototypes. Contact: Bob Gallagher, PO Box 345, Matraville NSW 2036. Phone: (02) 9311 2036. www.australianmodelrailways.com
  • The Three Millimetre (3mm) Society. Speciality 3mm scale model railways (also known as “TT”) Contact: Australian Group Organiser, David Batho. Phone: (02) 6765 2612. Email: duambi@gmail.com

Australian Capital Territory

  • ACT Model Railway Society Inc. Meets 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month from 7.30pm and every Friday from 9.30am at Chomley Court, Evatt. Other times as per the calendar on our Web site. All scales and prototypes welcome. Contact: ACT Model Railway Society, PO Box 62, Jamison Centre ACT 2614 or President: Graham Wright (02) 6278 5226. Email: enquiries@actmrs.org.au Website: www.actmrs.org.au
  • Canberra Model Railway Club Inc. Meets on the 1st & 3rd Wednesday nights of month, 7:30-10:00 pm. Our Tuesday Morning Group meets every Tuesday of the month from 9.30am-1.00pm at our club rooms located at University of Canberra, Kaleen High School, 104 Baldwin Drive, Kaleen. Club layouts tend to be HO scale and Australian in flavour in both DCC and DC. Individual members model in a variety of scales and have a wide range of interests from scenery, layout construction, and electronics to decoder configuration and computer control systems. Some people just love to run trains. All interests and skill levels are welcome. Contact: Secretary Anthony 0414 730 824. Email:cmrcisec@cmrciWebsite:www.cmrci.info

New South Wales

  • Argyle Model Railway Society Inc. Running Nights are held on Friday Nights 4:00pm to 10:00pm at Goulburn Rail Heritage Centre, Braidwood Road, Goulburn. Postal Address: PO Box 613, Goulburn, NSW, 2580. Exhibition Layout: Binabeen in HO Scale and DC control with DCC planned. New club layout under construction. Contact: Secretary, John Proctor. Phone: (02) 4821 6817 or Email: proctorjohn@bigpond.com
  • Australian Model Railway Association – NSW Inc. Meetings are held on Wednesdays and Saturdays from 10:00am, Friday nights from 7:30pm and some Sundays. A facility fee is payable at the door each visit. We have three large fixed layouts – a three rail DC or DCS “O” gauge; a large “HO” gauge, which can handle DC & DCC trains at the same time; and a detailed “N” gauge with extensive running. We also have several portable exhibition layouts. Our Clubrooms are located at 48 Barry Avenue, Mortdale NSW. Phone: (02) 9153 5901, P O Box 277, Mortdale NSW 2223. Email: secretary@amransw.asn.au Website: www.amransw.asn.au
  • Coffs Coast Railroad Modellers Inc.  Meets Friday Nights. Contact: Secretary Col South 02 6656 2725.
  • Dubbo Model Railway Club Inc. Meets Friday nights, Saturday and Sunday afternoons at Dubbo Showground, next to Boardy's Bar, in the end of the Bird Pavilion. Track work and maintenance most Tuesdays and Fridays from 10am. Contact Bob Ehsman (Sec), Bernie Reid (Pres), Peter Stimson (VP).
  • Epping Model Railway Club Inc. Meets Friday nights from 7.30pm in the Dence Park Community Centre, Epping with clinics, layout building, operating sessions and general work days. Contact: Secretary Mike Lillie, PO Box 310, Epping 1710. Ph: 0408 817 554. Email secretary@eppingmodelrailway.org.au Website: www.eppingmodelrailway.org.au
  • Eurobodalla Model Railway Club (EMRC). Meets monthly usually 1.00pm on the 2nd Sunday of the month in the Batemans Bay area. The club is an informal group of model and prototype railway enthusiasts based in the Eurobodalla Shire on the South Coast of NSW. Most members are in or near Batemans Bay. Visitors and new members welcome. Contact: Secretary David Virgo 0412 031 995 Email:eurobodallamrc@gmail.com
  • Gosford City Model Railroad Club Men’s Shed Inc. Meets 9.00am to 2.30 pm Monday & Wednesday and from 7.30pm on Fridays at clubrooms behind Kincumber Uniting Church, Corner of 156 Avoca Dr and Killuna Rd Kincumber NSW 2251 with entrance via Killuna Rd, Kincumber. Extensive HO and N Scale freelance layouts. Layouts are operated using a Digitrax DCC system. Individual members model in a variety of scales and have a wide range of interests including layout construction, track laying, scenery, structure modeling and electronics to decoder configuration and computer control systems. Members love to share their knowledge. Some members just love to run trains. Contact: Guy Romano 0417 464 854. Email:gromano@comsen.com.auFacebook: @GosfordCityModelRailroadClub
  • Hastings Model Railway Group. Covering Port Macquarie, Wauchope, Laurieton and Camden Haven areas. Meets 3rd Saturday each month at Members’ homes, on a rotating roster, from 1.30pm onwards. Catering to HO, N Scale, NSW, Victorian, British, interests. Participate in Exhibition and inter- club visits. Visitors welcome. Contact: Greg 0408 281 908; Dave 0407 936 379 or Ian: 0407 107 589 or Ian: 0407 107 589. Email: gneegreg@bigpond.net.au
  • Hills Model Railway Society Inc. The main meeting day is Friday night from 7:30pm with a Tuesday morning running until approx. 12.00pm. Building 8, Balcombe Heights Estate, Seven Hills Road, Baulkham Hills NSW. Main layouts are: HO American DCC, HO Australian DCC and N Scale DCC. With fixed layouts OO British and N Scale. Both of these layouts are DC. Email: info@hmrs.org.au Website: www.hmrs.org.au Facebook: www.facebook.com/HillsModelRailwaySociety
  • Illawarra Model Railway Association. Meet on Friday nights at 7.00pm, in our club rooms Fowlers Rd, Kanahooka. Modelling in variety of prototypes in HO/OO and O. American and Australian exhibition layouts. Large fixed HO and O DCC layouts in clubrooms. New members and visitors always made welcome. President: Mike Holden (02) 42976686. Email: info@imra.org.au Website: www.imra.org.au
  • Marklin Modellers of Sydney. Meets every Friday from 7.30pm at Balcombe Heights Community Centre, Seven Hills Rd, Baulkham Hills. Exhibition-standard layouts in HO and Z. Contact Club Secretary: Peter Aldred on (02) 4733 6292. PO Box 558, Baulkham Hills 2153. Email: marklin.modellers.sydney@hotmail.com
  • Model Traction Association (NSW). Catering for electric trains, trams and buses - using overhead, 3rd rail or surface contact/APS plus associated steam and cable trams. Contact: Arthur W Perry 3/22 Boronia Ave, Epping NSW 2121. Phone: (02) 9868 5877.Email:  nipawp@optusnet.com.au
  • Murray Railway Modellers Inc. Meets every Wednesday 7.00pm at the Wodonga Showground, Wilson St, Wodonga. Our members come from the Albury/Wodonga region. The club offers a casual and friendly environment and welcomes new members and visitors. Club layout is HO but all gauges welcome. Contact: MRM Inc., PO Box 953, Albury 2640 or John Harvey (03) 5728 2023. Email: mrmtrains@gmail.com. Website: www.murrayrailwaymodellers.com
  • New South Wales N Scale Group (NSWNSG) Inc. Meets monthly at a member’s home, balanced by visits to Model Railway clubs and heritage railway sites including Museums. Members have a passion for modelling the railways of New South Wales to a scale of 1:160 (N Scale). The Group regularly displays 2 exhibition layouts “South Creek” based on the outer western suburb of Sydney named St Marys and “Cockle Creek” based on the Newcastle outer suburbs. Currently members are constructing a new layout based on the Illawarra area. Several members have ‘Cottage Industries’ to assist Group members model the NSW railways outline. Active and more proficient members conduct demonstrations, modelling clinics and participatory workshops at group meetings. Contact: Secretary Robert Morgan 0418 482 857 or Email: nswnsgmembership@gmail.com Website: www.nswnsg.org.au Facebook: NSWNSG
  • Shoalhaven Model Railway Club Inc. Meets 1st and 3rd Saturdays at 9.00am-3.00pm in North Nowra. HO and N gauge layouts. Building a new DCC layout. Lots of friendly discussion. Visitors and new members welcome. Contact: Secretary Brian Walker (02) 4441 2422 or 0431 174 013 or email: brondavi@gmail.com
  • Short-Line Industrial & Narrow Gauge Group (SLING). Meets 7.30pm monthly (weeknights) at Gerringong/Albion Park for those modelling outside mainline/Government N/HO to share modelling skills, resources and Christian Fellowship. O gauge layout, library at most meetings. Contact: John Cheek (02) 4421 2661 or Bruce Parker (02) 4234 0998. PO Box 70, Gerringong 2534.
  • Southern Cross Model Railway Association-NSW Division. Contact: Graham Windmill (02) 9626 0351.
  • Sydney Model Railway Society. Meets every Monday evening (except public holidays) for running sessions from 6.30pm-9.30pm and 3rd Sunday of each month from 10.30am, (subject to member availability) in club rooms located in southern Sydney. Featuring HO scale freelance Australian layout and HO scale DCC exhibition layout. Contact: President: Andrew Good Pan, 0409 609 211. Email: smrs.info@gmail.com Website: www.smrs.org.au Facebook: www.facebook.com/SydneyModelRailwaySociety
  • Sydney N Scale Model Railway Club Inc. Meets every Saturday from 11:00am to approximately 6:00pm at 21 Johnstone Street Peakhurst NSW 2210. PO Box 608 Riverwood NSW 2210. Contact: Secretary Ian Sprent. Mobile: 0448 268 939. Email:iansprent@bigpond.com
  • Taree and District Model Railway Club Incorporated. Meetings Wednesday and Saturdays 10.00 am to 4.00 pm 103 Manning Street, Taree NSW 2430. Members Running Day first Saturday in the month. Modelling predominately NSW State Rail in HO and N scale. However some members model American and British. Club Secretary Glenn Buckmann, 50 Electra Parade, Harrington NSW 2427. Phone: 0417249491. Email:marilynglenn@bigpond.comFacebook: http:/www.facebook.com/TDMRCInc/
  • The Newcastle Model Railway Club Inc. Meets Weekly 7.30pm Wednesday & 9.00am Thursdays, Dora Road, Adamstown. Running sessions and work on HO & N scale layouts. Operating both DC and DCC power systems. Modelling and variety of prototypes mostly Australian, American and British outline. Contact: The Secretary - emailsecretary@tnmrc.org.auWebsite:www.tnmrc.org.au

Queensland

  • Australian Model Railway Association, Queensland Branch Inc. Meets every Tuesday 9.00am-3.00pm and every Saturday 9.00am-4.00pm. Smaller layouts in 9mm and 12/16.5mm gauge. Main layout 16.5mm gauge with clearances suitable for Sn 3.5 and On30 models as well as HO models. Garden group meetings on first and third Saturdays of the month on the extensive outdoor layout with 45mm and 32mm gauge circuits. Members information meeting and running night, third Thursday night 6.30pm-10.00pm. DCC running fourth Saturday, third Sunday and some Friday nights (check for details). “Sn” and Qld. modellers group meet on the first Sunday 11.00am-4.00pm. Club located at 20a Murphy Road Zillmere (Dunsford Street traffic lights) beside the main QR northern railway line. General enquiries and club activities (07) 31948766 (preferably Tuesday or Saturday) or emailamraqld1@gmail.comVisitors and new members always welcome.
    Hornby Railway Collectors’ Association South-East Queensland Group caters for collectors of vintage model railways with a focus on Hornby 0 gauge and Hornby Dublo. Members of our Group are members of the oldest and original HRCA created 50 years ago, based in UK and with 2200 members worldwide. Numerous membership benefits include ten quality magazines a year and access to a vast spares directory on line. Website:www.hrca.netOur monthly meetings in the Brisbane region are promoted on the website vintagemodelrailways.com.au. This extensive and growing website invites you to register to gain full and free access to dozens of articles, photos, TV interviews, videos, for sales and wanted, layouts, history, technical help, links, past events, coming events, a Facebook page and a newly created online magazine. Our first issue with 12 local contributors contains 54 pages and includes videos. VMR website membership is now worldwide and at no cost. Alternative contact: Robert Gorrell HRCA 3640 AMRA HLM 249 [65 years membership]. Email:ro.gorr@bigpond.com
  • Caloundra & District Model Railway Association Inc. Meets 1st Monday each month 7.30pm-9.00pm at meeting rooms. Kawana Library, Nanyima Street, Buddina. Contact: c/- Secretary. 38 Vista Park Drive Buderim.4556. Phone 5445 1225.
  • CaneSIG, the Cane Railway (Tramline) Modelling SIG. SIG membership (content provider) is open to any individual who supports the objectives of preserving, developing and exchanging information for the modelling of sugar cane railways in Queensland and worldwide. The SIG's resources of over 11,500 rail heritage photos, drawings, rail heritage and modelling articles, free downloadable card models, etc., are freely available to anyone on a non-commercial basis through its website www.zelmeroz.com/canesig. A C Lynn Zelmer, Coordinator, lynn@zelmeroz.com.
  • Far North Queensland Model Railway Club. Meets 1st Sunday of each month at member's homes in the Cairns/Innisfail/Atherton Tablelands area. Contact: Cairns-Gunnar Neander 0407 630 945. Contact: Innisfail-Bert Toogood (07) 4061 7179. Atherton Tablelands-Martin Ryan (sec) (07) 4086 8162.
  • Gold Coast Model Railway Club. Meets Saturdays 10.00am-4.00pm at 18 Kendor Street, Arundel, Qld 4214. Contact: Secretary John Irvine 0438573266. Website: www.goldcoastmodelrailwayclub.com
  • Hornby Railway Collectors’ Association South-East Queensland Group. Caters for collectors of vintage model railways with a focus on Hornby 0 gauge and Hornby Dublo. Members of our Group are members of the oldest and original HRCA created 50 years ago, based in UK and with 2200 members worldwide. Numerous membership benefits include ten quality magazines a year and access to a vast spares directory on line. Website:www.hrca.netOur monthly meetings in the Brisbane region are promoted on the website vintagemodelrailways.com.au. This extensive and growing website invites you to register to gain full and free access to dozens of articles, photos, TV interviews, videos, for sales and wanted, layouts, history, technical help, links, past events, coming events, a Facebook page and a newly created online magazine. Our first issue with 12 local contributors contains 54 pages and includes videos. VMR website membership is now worldwide and at no cost. Alternative contact: Robert Gorrell HRCA 3640 AMRA HLM 249 [65 years membership]. Email:ro.gorr@bigpond.com
  • Logan district model railway club Inc. Meets Tuesdays 12.00pm till 9.00pm at our clubrooms 76 Springlands Drive, Slacks Creek, QLD 4127. For other times please contact the Secretary Peter Woodhead on 0418 197 068 or Email:secretary@ldmrc.com.au. Website:www.ldmrc.com
  • Miniature Train Club Gold Coast Inc. Meets monthly at members’ homes. Call Secretary 0419 654 630 for address, dates and time. Web: www.mtcgc.org.au
  • Redlands Model Railway Group. Meets the last Sunday of the month at the Redland Museum, 60 Smith Street, Cleveland, Qld 4163 at 12 noon. We have layouts that we work and run on during the month. Other meetings, workshops, shows arranged at the meeting. All scales, skills from beginner to advanced. Contact: Wieber (07) 3820 6595 or Roy on 0416 207 321. Email: redlandsmodelrailway@gmail.com
  • Sunshine Coast Model Railway Club. Meets 1st Monday each month, Meeting Rooms, Kawana Library, Nanyima Street. Buddina. Meetings commence at 7.30pm and conclude at approx. 9.00pm. We hold Sale and Display days on the second Saturday of April and October. Visitors and potential new members welcome to attend our meetings. For details and enquiries please contact: President, Graham Young, (07) 54790339 or Secretary: Murray Easton, (07) 5445 1225.
  • The Miniature Train Club Gold Coast Inc. Meets monthly at members’ homes. Contact: Secretary 0419 654 630 for address, dates and time. Website: www.mtcgc.org.au
  • The Railway Modellers Club of Queensland Inc. Clubrooms; Buckley Park, Terrence Road, Brendale, QLD 4500. Postal address; P.O. Box 5264, Brendale, QLD, 4500. Email: rmcq@rmcq.org.au Website: rmcq.org.au
  • Toowoomba Model Railway Club Inc. Meets Saturday 2.00pm and Wednesday 2.00pm, at the Model Railway Museum and Display Centre, Toowoomba Showgrounds, Glenvale Road, Toowoomba, unless there are Showgrounds events on. Contact us to ensure access is available. Other times to be advised on the clubs website/facebook. HO/OO, HOn3.5, N and Z scale layouts. All scales/gauges/prototypes catered for. Visitors and prospective members always welcome. Contact: Secretary Ted Freeman, PO Box 883, Toowoomba 4350. Phone: (07) 4638 0397. Mobile: 0490 388 327, Email: admin@toowoombamodelrailwayclub.com.au Website: www.toowoombamodelrailwayclub.com.au Exhibition enquiries website: expo@toowoombamodelrailwayclub.com.au Facebook: Toowoomba Model Railway Club Inc.
  • Union Pacific Model Railroad Club. Meets Tuesdays from 7.30pm and most Friday mornings from 9.00am in clubroom at rear of Holland Park Sports and Community Club, 49 Abbotsleigh Street Holland Park, Brisbane. Contact: Secretary John Pfeffer, PO Box 233 Holland Park Qld 4121. Mobile 0439 435 366. Email:sec_upmrc@bigpond.comSpecialty: The large HO layout operates to timetables that involve make-up and break-up of way freights, as well as local and thru-freight and passenger services. Operations cycle through Steam, Early Diesel, 70’s and 80’s Diesel and Modern Diesel eras. With most American railroads represented not just the UP, models must meet NMRA standards. Our layout is DCC operated and cabs use telephone communications with Dispatcher and Yardmasters. Visitors welcome – please contact Secretary in advance.
  • Western Suburbs Railway Modellers Inc. We are a newly formed club in the western suburbs of Brisbane. We meet Tuesdays from 9.30am at the Oxley Bowls Club in Englefield Road, Oxley. Contacts: President: Robyn 0427 595 290 or Secretary: Murray 0409 616 716. Email:westernsuburbsrailwaymodellers@gmail.com.

South Australia

  • Adelaide Model Railroaders Inc (AMR Inc). Meets at Outer Harbor on Wednesdays from 7.00pm and 1st Saturday from 10.00am. General meeting on the 3rd Wednesday. Large DCC equipped HO scale layout. Contact: Ken (08) 8288 0768 or Terry (08) 8264 0292. Email: houseken26@yahoo.com.au
  • Noarlunga Model Railroaders Inc. Noarlunga Model Railroaders Inc. Meets Saturdays 2.00pm-5.00pm, Tuesdays 7.30pm-10.00pm, Thursdays 2.00pm-5.00pm, Fridays 7.30pm-10.00pm (Depending on demand). Other times by appointment.at club rooms, Lot 163 Old South Road Old Reynella S.A. Postal address: P.O. Box 707, Morphett Vale S.A. 5162. Telephone: 08 8322 7047 (101 messaging). We currently have one permanent layout, 15m x 6.5m. We also have portable 6m x 2m display layout known as “Lakeside”. All of our layouts can be operated in normal DC and also have DCC operation capability. Members can run any type of train that will suit the HO/OO scale two-rail track of our layouts. It is possible to see a train from almost anywhere in the world on running days. Email:admin@noarlungarail.comWebsite:www.noarlungarail.com 
  • South Australia Protofour Group. Meets Saturdays and Wednesdays in its own clubrooms at the Electric Transport Museum, St.Kilda Road, St.Kilda South Australia. Membership is open to anyone interested in finescale modelling in any scale or gauge. We are currently building club layouts in P4 and P87 Gauges. Contact: Hon. Secretary Ron Solly 0413 565 577. Email:mabocat@adam.com.auWebsite: www.sap4group.org.au
  • South Australian Railway Modellers’ Association Inc. General Meetings (plus activity) held 2nd Wednesday of month at 7.30p.m. Model construction nights held on other Wednesdays. The club has HO and N scale layouts and all skill levels and interests are welcome. Members run all outlines, predominantly SAR, and meet in log cabin and shed at corner of Lyons and Balmoral Roads, Dernancourt. Visitors and new members welcome. Secretary: PO Box 4, Prospect, SA 5082. Infoline: (08) 8411 5500 Website: www.sarma.asn.au

Tasmania

  • Hobart Model Railway Group. Meets every Monday 7.00pm-9.00pm. Model Park, Cnr Howard Road and Innovation Drive, Goodwood, Tasmania 7010. HO/OO and N layouts. Contact: (03) 6267 4751 Email: goakes1@gmail.com

Western Australia

  • Albany Model Railway Association Inc. Meets Tuesday evenings with a business meeting on first Tuesday of the month. Clubroom on Proudlove Parade, eastern end of the railway station. Open to the public on Saturday’s 1.00pm-4.30pm and Wednesday’s in school holidays 1.00pm-4.30pm. Po Box 5271 Albany 6332. Contact: Darryl de Snoo Mobile: 0405 187 285. Email:trainman40@bigpond.comWebsite:www.albanymodelrailway.org.au
  • US Model Railroad Club of WA. Meets every Saturday 1.00pm-4.00pm. Unit 6/33 Macedonia Street, Naval Base 6165. Specialty - Modeling US prototype railroads in HO scale with a large 9m x 15m layout designed for operation with a sectional exhibition switching layout. Visitors always welcome. Contact: Tim Shenton 0408 921 991. Email:usmrcwa@gmail.com.
  • West Australian Model Railway Club Inc. Meets Wednesday evenings and Saturday mornings in the grounds of the Rail Transport Museum, 136 Railway Parade, Bassendean, WA. Visitors welcome. Australian, US and European prototypes in N, HO and G scale. Contact: Ross Parker 0424 658 142 Email: wamrc@wamrc.org.au Website: www.wamrc.org.au

Victoria

  • Australian Model Railway Association Victorian Branch Inc. Social meetings are held on the 2nd Thursday each month commencing at 8.00pm at the Clubrooms, 92 Wills Street, Glen Iris, 3146. Other activities include Timetable and Waybill operation, and running sessions on the HO Stonnington Valley layout that is wired for both DC and DCC operation, on selected Saturdays and Sundays and on Friday evenings, while the Junior group hold running sessions on the second Saturday following the Social meeting and on selected Wednesdays during school holidays. Large scale train running on the garden railway is held on the Sunday following the Social meeting and the clubrooms are open each Monday for the Daylighters Group. Full details are available on the Website:  www.amravic.com.auMembership applications and copies of the Agenda are available from the Secretary:- Ron Polistena, 1 Loxwood Avenue, Keysborough, Victoria 3173.. Phone 0411848630. Email:ronaldpolistena@optusnet.com.au. Clubroom answering machine (03) 9885 7034. Modellers of all scales and prototypes are welcome.
  • Ballarat & District Model Railway Club, Inc. Meets every Wednesday from 7.30pm, and Saturday afternoons by prior appointment. Club rooms are located in the old Traffic School building at the Ballarat Airport. We have one exhibition layout in N scale and two permanent layouts (HO and N scales). We are building a layout for On30 and HOn3. Modellers of all prototypes and scales are welcome. Contact: Secretary, John McClure, 53357765. Email: jkmcclure8@bigpond.com or write to Ballarat and District Model Railway Club Inc, PO Box 267 Ballarat 3350
  • Bendigo Model Railroaders Inc. Meets Wednesdays 7.30pm-9.00pm. Saturdays 1.30pm-4.30pm. 139 Wills Street. Bendigo. Vic 3550. Some monthly meetings may occur on the last Thursday of a calendar month email the club to confirm. No December meeting s due to Christmas holiday Period. Layouts N and HO scales. Contact: Secretary Wayne Emmins. Email:bendigomodelrailroaders@gmail.comFacebook:www.facebook.com/groups/1868164233461529/
  • European Model Railway Association. Meets on the 3rd Sunday of each month (except January) at members' homes. For those interested in all aspects of modelling European Railways. Contact: John Gilmour 0411 631 420. Email: jgilmour@alphalink.com.au
  • Hamilton Model Railway Museum Inc. Meets every Sunday 1.30pm-4.30pm. Clubrooms located at the Hamilton Pastoral Museum (Dundas Block), Hiller Lane, Hamilton. Specialising in Australia HO, Club layout Kilmore East. Contact: President Richard O'Brien (03) 5571 1007 or Secretary Wayne Brooks, 37 Foster St, Hamilton 3300. Phone: (03) 5572 4524 or 0418 538 009. Email: vline101@bigpond.com
  • Latrobe Valley Model Railway Assoc. Inc. (LVRMA). Meets Tuesdays 1.00pm-8.30pm and Saturdays 1.00pm-5.00pm Cnr Saviges and Della Torre Roads, Moe. PO Box 56 Moe VIC 3825.
  • Macedon Ranges Model Railway Club Inc. Meets on the 1st and 3rd Saturday of each month, with the monthly meeting being held on the third Saturday at 1pm. Also Wednesday nights at 7pm in our clubrooms are at the Kyneton Railway Station, Kyneton. Contact: President Gary McPherson 0408 996 541. P.O. Box 469 Woodend Victoria 3442
  • Melbourne Model Railway Society. Operating sessions are on Fridays from 7:30pm. The club rooms are at Auburn railway station, Melbourne. The MMRS club layout is HO scale with six main stations and two branch lines all signaled to Victorian Railways practice. Contact: David 0419 414 309 on operating nights. Check the calendar on our web site for details of the running sessions. Website: mmrs.org.au
  • Model Tramway Association of Victoria (MTAV).  Meets 3rd Tuesday of each month (Feb-Dec) at 7.30pm at Hawthorn Tram Depot, cnr Wallen Road and Power St, Hawthorn. Specialty: Building and expanding an HO scale tramway exhibition layout, with a 1:48 O scale layout being considered. The club caters for tramway and electric railway modellers. Members model mainly Melbourne trams, together with provincial tramways such as Ballarat, Bendigo and Geelong, but are also very interested in any other Australian tramway system. Contact: Graeme Inglis (03) 9887 9367. Email: gin78205@bigpond.net.au Website: www.steeraust.com.au/mtav
  • Murray Railway Modellers Inc. Meets every Wednesday 7.00pm at the Wodonga Showground, Wilson St, Wodonga. Our members come from the Albury/Wodonga region. The club offers a casual and friendly environment and welcomes new members and visitors. Club layout is HO but all gauges welcome. Contact: MRM Inc., PO Box 953, Albury 2640. John Harvey (03) 5728 2023. Email: mrmtrains@gmail.com
  • Sunbury Model Railway Club Inc. Meets Friday nights at clubrooms. Specialty: HO layouts Leopold and Tallarook, On30 layout, The Beechy, OO Layout Crosby Stephen. New members and visitors welcome. Postal Address: PO Box 437, Sunbury, 3429. Contact: Secretary Mark Warner (03) 5428 4731. Email: mrwarner@iprimus.com.au.
  • Victorian N Scale Collective Inc. Meets monthly usually in member’s homes with a focus on modelling clinics, discussions of current modelling projects and layout operation. Speciality: N Scale Australian, particularly Victorian. Visitors and new members are always welcome. AusTrak and T-Trak modules are available for exhibitions. A bi-monthly newsletter is accessible to all members via our ‘private’ Yahoo site. The site also has regular postings from members and other useful information. Contact: Secretary Martin Watts, PO Box 569 Neerim South, Vic, 3831. Mobile: 0408 282 109. Email: vnsc1991@hotmail.com Website: www.vnsc.org.au
  • Warrnambool Model Railway Club Inc. Meets each Tuesday night in our clubrooms in Merrivale Drive. Large HO DC layout and smaller DDC portable exhibition layout. Annual Exhibition on the second week-end in January. PO Box 1221, Warrnambool 3280
    New members and visitors welcome.lbamford@ansonic.com.au
  • Waverley Model Railway Club. Meets every Thursday from 7:30pm in our clubrooms in North Dandenong. We also have running sessions on Monday nights, Wednesday and the last Friday night of the month. We have extensive HO and N scale DCC clubroom layouts, and members run Australian, British, US and European prototype. New members and guests welcome. Contact:secretary@waverleymrc.org.au
  • Yarra Valley Model Railway Club Inc. Meets every Friday 8.00pm onwards at the old goods shed Lilydale railway station, Lilydale Victoria. We have a large HO scale DC layout based on Bacchus Marsh to Ballarat. Every Friday is a running night. We encourage a friendly atmosphere and visitors are most welcome. Contact: Treasurer, Peter Ray 0438 848 564. Email: ptktray@bigpond.com Website: www.yarravalleymrc.com

Further Information

Clubs seeking listing within this page should send relevant details to 'Club Listing', SCR Publications PO Box 345 Matraville NSW 2036 or email amrmagzn@tpg.com.au and submissions must be made by an official of the club. To ensure details are current, listings will only be accepted between August 1 and the deadline of October 30 of each year. 

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