The Model Exhibition is annual event held at Richmond Vale Railway Museum. The event will be held on the 14h and 15th May. This is the only exhibition where you have to catch a full sized train to be able to see all of the exhibits. Ride the train to Pelaw Main and take your time looking at the models on display. Catch the next train back to Richmond Vale for a BBQ lunch or afternoon tea.
Model train layouts, in various gauges, will be displayed in the Entry Building and Mining Museum building at Richmond Vale and also at Pelaw Main in the old Drawing Office and the house. There will also be displays of model cars, trucks and helicopters. Outside there will also be displays of model vehicles.
Miniature Steam train rides will be available. (for a small additional fee)
Steak and sausage sandwiches will be available from the canteen, along with pies sausage rolls, ice creams and drinks.
Looking for that railway vehicle or book? There is a sales areas at Richmond Vale, with second-hand Thomas and friends items at Pelaw Main.
Marjorie, the 0-4-0 saddle tank engine, will be running all weekend. Donít forget that you can have an unlimited number of rides on the full-sized train, once you have paid your entry fee.
The gates open from 10.00 am. Entry fees are Adults $16; Concession $11; Children (5-15 Years) $7.50 Children under 5 are free.
The last train is at 3pm and Gates close at 4pm.
Motive power subject to change without notice.