The RMCQ is a club for anyone who likes to make, run, talk about, or simply watch... Model Trains
Find out more about our club by exploring this web site, or visit our Club Rooms on most Saturdays & Wednesdays (9:30am-1:00pm) and Fridays (9:30-11:30am)
Visitors are welcome! - We are open during the COVID-19 pandemic, but we require that members and visitors must adhere to our COVID-19 rules.
I went down into the HO area yesterday morning to see who was in and doing any work, and of course a few of them were working away at the layout. Bruce was up on the top deck laying track and Doug was on the bottom level ballasting away. Now Doug had a brilliant tool he had come up with and made...
A reminder to club members to not forget to use the club library. Why, you ask? Well, because the magazines and such we get in are a great read or watch. There are even pictures in them for those who don't read articles too!
AutoHaul to return in 2017.
Rio Tinto is set to resume implementation of driverless trains in its iron ore operations next year, having apparently overcome software issues that have plauged the project to date.
Today a bunch were running up and down the helix and onto the bridge on the top deck. This was all in preparation for the, not too far down the track, opening of some more trackage - this time on the top deck.
The Germans made it to the top today with a steam powered mixed freight.
The Pennsylvania Railroad Technical & Historical Society's "The Keystone Modeler" newsletter number 98 is now available.
It is always good to read what other clubs and people are up to with their layouts or hobbying in general. So if you are up for a read, check it out at:
Check it out, a new Hobby shop on the northside, "MAC Hobbies and Toys". A few members have already been there and reckon if they haven't got something they'll get it in and are willing to start stocking things people are asking for.
Always worth a visit to a new shop to get to know them and their stocks. So if you are in the vacinity, pop into the new one - MAC Hobbies and Toys:
Unit 2, 14-18 Discovery Drive, North Lakes