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Site seeing – February 19 – The small passenger layout edition

While searching for ideas recently I came across a now very old set of posts from 2001 onwards about the building of a narrow yet long passenger station layout. Onto today’s site of interest. Site 1: Simon Martin’s Shelf Layout project This … Continue reading

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2017 Corio Model Railway Club show report (28-29 January)

The city of Geelong (of which Corio is a suburb) is just over 90 kilometres away from home, that’s around an hours travelling time each way in the car. I may be getting fussy in my old age. I find … Continue reading

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Site Seeing – May 14 (the All American Model Railroad show issue)

Thanks to Neil Cowie, a friend and former fellow member of the Essendon Model Railway club in Glenroy – Melbourne, I got invited down to his new club’s show today. Site 1: US Model Railroad Club of Australia The US … Continue reading

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Exhibition report – March 12, 2016 (Kyneton & Sandown – in that order)

Trip Detail Wondering if we could make two exhibitions at opposite ends of Melbourne with nothing but public transport, boy wonder and I headed off early (07:19 hours) from Ballarat station on a joint VL34 – VL04 (with VL 1234 … Continue reading

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Show report – January 23 – Corio

The Corio model railway club hold their exhibition each year on or about the Australia Day weekend at the tail end of January. This year it was on the 23rd and 24th of January at the Geelong West Town Hall. … Continue reading

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Exhibition Report – Caulfield Victoria 2015

I travelled to Caulfield (some 130 Km) from home on Saturday the 22nd of August. I’m not complaining about the train ride, I never do, but I have to say that I expected better than I got at the exhibition. … Continue reading

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Site seeing – August 9th

Just the one site to see today, on YouTube, and the background idea for a future layout design. Let’s away! Site 1: Bacchus Marsh, Victoria Whenever I travel to Melbourne on the train I pass through Bacchus Marsh (it’s around … Continue reading

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