EXHIBITIONS & EXPOS


BEENLEIGH- QLD. December 1-2, 2018 Logan City Train Show. Beenleigh Events Centre Crete St Beenleigh. 9.00am-5.00pm (Sat), 9.00am-4.00pm (Sun). Adults $10, seniors $8, family $18. Contact: Secretary Peter Woodhead 0418 197 068.
COFFS HARBOUR – NSW. January 5-6, 2019. Coffs Harbour Annual Exhibition for 2019 will be at Coffs Harbour Showground. 9.00am–5.00pm (Sat & Sun). Admission $5 per Adult, $2 per Child / Pensioners $10 per Family. Contact: Al Harris 0412 608 817.
PHILLIP ISLAND – VIC. January 12-13, 2019. Phillip Island & District Railway Modellers Exhibition. Cowes Cultural Centre Thompson Avenue, Cowes. 10.00am-5.00pm (Sat), 10.00am-4.00pm (Sun). Adults $7, Concession/Child $5, Family for 2 adults and up to 3 children $20. Contact: Martin Murden. Email: murden@bigpond.com
WARRNAMBOOL – VIC. January 12-13, 2019. Warrnambool Model Railway Exhibition. St. Josephs Primary School, Botanic Road, Warrnambool. 10.00am-5.00pm (Sat), 10.00am-4.00pm (Sun). Layouts from around Victoria and interstate. Modern well-lit venue with ample parking. Trade stands Sausage sizzle by local Scouts, tea and coffee barista. Check our Facebook page for details. Contact: 0448 605 211. Email: Warrnamboolmodelrailwayclub@gmail.com
BELMONT – VIC. January 26-27, 2019. Corio Model Railway Exhibition. Corio Model Railway Club Inc. South Barwon Civic Centre. Reynolds Rd, Belmont. 10.00am–5.00pm (Sat), 10.00am-4.00pm (Sun). $10, $5, $20. Contact: Ray 041 932 9793.
ARARAT – VIC. February 16-17, 2019. Grampian Model Railroaders Inc Exhibition. Alexandra Oval Community Centre. Waratah Ave, Ararat. 10.00am-5.30pm (Sat), 10.00am-4.00pm (Sun). Contact: Stuart 0438 545 233. Website: www.gmrinc.org.au
FORESTVILLE – NSW. March 2–3, 2019. NSRMA Forestville Exhibition  Forestville Memorial Halls, Cnr. Warringah Rd & Starkey St, Forestville. 9.00am -5.00pm (Sat), 9.00am–4.00pm (Sun). Adult $13, Concession $10, Child $6, Family $32. Contact: Andrew King 0412 447 743 or exhibition@nsrma.com.au
THIRLMERE – NSW. March 3, 2019. Southern Highlands Model Railway Exhibition in conjunction with Thirlmere Steam Festival at Thirlmere Public School Hall. 10.00am-5.00pm (Sun). Admission $2/$1/$5.
SPRINGVALE - VIC. March 9-11, 2019. Sandown Train & Hobby Show. Sandown Racecourse and Entertainment Centre, 591-659 Princes Hwy, Springvale. 10.00am-6.00pm (Sat), 10.00-5.00pm (Sun), 10.00am-4.00pm (Mon). Adults (16+ years) $20, Children $5, under 3 free. Website: www.trainandhobbyshow.com.au
BUNDABERG WEST – QLD. March 23-24, 2019. Bundaberg Model Train & Hobby Expo, Bundaberg Multiplex Sports & Convention Centre, Civic Ave, Bundaberg West. 9.00am-5.00pm (Sat), 9.00-4.00pm (Sun). Adults $10.00, Children 8-16 $5.00, Family Pass $25.00 (2 Adults & 3 Children over 8, Children under 8 FREE). Contact: Graham 0407 559 086.
KALEEN – ACT. March 30–31, 2019.  Canberra Model Railway Expo, Canberra Model Railway Club Inc.  UC Kaleen High School, 104 Baldwin Dr, Kaleen.  9.00am–5.00pm (Sat), 9.00am–4.00pm (Sun). Adults $10, Child $5, Conc. $8, Family $25 (2 adults and 2 children) Contact: Chris 0400 116 016. Website: cmrcexporeg@cmrci.info  www.cmrci.info
DIAMOND CREEK – VIC. April 20-21, 2019. Yarra Valley Model Railway Clubs. Easter Model Train Expo at the Community Bank Stadium, Diamond Creek. 9.30am-5.00pm (Sat), 10.00am-4.00pm (Sun).  Website: www.yarravalleymrc.com Facebook: @eastertrainexpo2019.
GLEN WAVERLEY - VIC.  June 8-10, 2019. Waverley Model Railway Club Annual Exhibition, Brandon Park Community Centre, 649 Ferntree Gully Rd, Glen Waverley. 10.00am-6.00pm (Sat) 10.00am-5.00pm (Sun) 10.00am-4.00pm (Mon). Adults $12, Children $6, Family $30. Details: exhibitions@waverleymrc.org.au
STAWELL - VIC. July 13-14, 2019. SES Hall Sloane St, Stawell. 9.00am-5.00pm (Sat), 9.30am-4.00pm (Sun). Contact: Stuart 0438 545 233. Grampian Model Railroaders Inc Website: www.gmrinc.org.au

OPEN DAYS


EPPING – NSW. January 12, 2019. SCMRA and EMRCI at Epping Creative Centre, 26 Stanley Rd, Epping. 10.00am-4.00pm (Sat). Layout operation. Getting Started clinic at 11.00am. Free sausage sizzle lunch. Contact: Trevor Moore 9876 3522.

SALE DAY


BRISBANE – QLD. November 20, 2018. Buy and Sell Nights. Union Pacific Model Railroad Club at our Clubrooms, rear of Holland Park Sports and Community Club, 49 Abbotsleigh St, Holland Park. Registrations from 6.00pm (Tues). Sale commences 8.00pm. FREE ENTRY, refreshments available. No bookings required for sellers. Enquiries: sec_upmrc@bigpond.com or 0439 435 366.
EPPING – NSW. November 24, 2018. Model Railway Market Day organised by the Epping Model Railway Club. Epping Creative Centre, 26 Stanley Road, Epping. 10.00am–1.00pm. Contact: Mike 0408 817 554 to book a table.
VICTOR HARBOR – SA. January 5, 2019. Toys, Models and Collectables Market. Historic Motor Vehicles club rooms, Jolly Street, Victor Harbor. 9.00am-3.00pm (Sat). Admission: $3.00. Further details www.hmvc.org.au or Dean Solly (08) 8552 1042.

SEMINARS & CONVENTIONS


ARMIDALE – NSW. November 17-18, 2018. New England Convention at Armidale Bowling Club, Dumaresq Street, Armidale. 8.30-5.00 (Sat), 8.30-3.30 (Sun). Attendance by pre-registration only. Contact: Warren Herbert 02 6732 5711. Website: www.newenglandmodelrailwayclub.com

Updated 12 Nov 2018