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Every year we hold an exhibition at Forestville Memorial Halls. This year's exhibition was held on Saturday and Sunday 3 - 4 March 2018.

Layouts on show this year included:

  • NSRMA's new H0 layout, Blue Mountains, made its debut. As well, our Youth Group has been hard at work and they premiered their new H0 layout and also exhibit Kidz Power Railway as a U-drive layout. We also Showed our N gauge layout Valley Central for the last time before it is sold;

  • Bridport South Western, Peter Betts' 4mm scale dual-gauge branch line terminus featuring standard and broad gauge track to EM standards, made a welcome return. Peter is a member both of NSRMA and BRMA;

  • Civic, Gary Bennett's Japanese City scene in N scale;

  • Binalong/Illalong Creek, in H0 by Epping Model Railway Club;

  • Bottles End, Mark Chamberlain's 00 English shunting layout;

  • Bears Ears and Escarpment, two N scale Japanese mountain scene layouts from Daniel and Stephen Thomson;

  • Eyarth, an 00 scale model of this station in North Wales, which closed in 1960, built by Gordon Brown who is a Melbourne-based member of BRMA;

  • NT Junction, a new H0 layout from NMRA member Al Harris.

  • Olde Town, Stuart Walker's new layout in H0 depicting an Australian country town including a small suburb of houses and the Temora Flour Mill;

  • Somewhere, Graham McMillan's N scale freelance layout;

  • The Beach, Keith King's representation of a NSW coastal village in N scale;

  • Tulong, Hills Model Railway Society's latest H0 layout featuring scenes along the NSW east coast; and

  • Uley Junction, based on Bodmin General, a British 0 gauge terminus by Charles Rudder who is a member of BRMA.

Other exhibitors included:

The club's Bring and Buy stand was in operation throughout the show.

As always, we were delighted to be able to support the Riding for the Disabled Association (NSW) Tall Timbers Group who assisted with running our entrance desk, raffles and all-important canteen.

To contact us directly on exhibition-related matters click here, and to contact us regarding Bring and Buy matters specifically click here.

Watch this space for details of our 2109 show!

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