RMCQ

 

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 Mondays & Fridays (9:30-11:30am)
Visitors are welcome! - We are open during the COVID-19 pandemic, but we require that members and visitors adhere to strict social distancing rules.

Rio Tinto's billion dollar driverless train project has completed its first pit-to-port iron ore delivery in Western Australia’s Pilbara region, operating autonomously over a 280km distance.

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Sydney Metro has completed a major test of what will be Australia’s first driverless passenger trains.

 

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The July edition of the Model Railroad Hobbyist Magazine is now available AND it's free!

Check it out - news is starting to filter out about the upcoming N Scale Convention in 2019.

 

It will be in Canberra and should be another good one too.

If you want to grab a copy, head over here:

The June edition of the Model Railroad Hobbyist Magazine is now available AND it's free!

Rio Rinto has now received approval to autonomously run trains across its Pilbara rail network. 

 

I wonder whether the future will see the cabs in the locos with a Wall-E type driver or perhaps will it be a HAL 9000 ?


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May edition of the Model Railroad Hobbyist Magazine is now available AND it's free!

The free version of Trackside Model Railroading, April issue, is now available for people to read. Just head over to their website and login. If you don't have a login, create one as it is free and they don't spam you. The emag is a good read.

 

You can find it at: Click here for the eMag

Sunday, 15 April 2018 09:52

Engine Driver app Beta program

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The Engine Driver Android app has started an open Beta Test program.

If you are interested in trying out the latest versions on Engine Driver before everyone else, and are prepared to risk a few bugs in the app, you can now sign up as a beta tester.  

Thursday, 05 April 2018 21:35

Modelling Oil Soaked Track

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Found this one from one of the Facebook groups I follow. This fellow is magic with detail:

Tuesday, 03 April 2018 19:49

JMRI Engine Driver 1.18

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The new version of Engine Driver has been released.  If you connect your phone to a network with internet access it should automatically download the new version from the Play Store.

Calendar / Events

Bunnings sausage sizzle
Sunday 7 Mar | 8:00am - 4:00pm
RMCQ monthly members' meeting & sausage sizzle
Saturday 13 Mar | 12:00pm - 2:00pm
2021 Bundaberg Model Train & Hobby Expo
Saturday 20 Mar | 9:00am - 5:00pm
2021 Bundaberg Model Train & Hobby Expo
Sunday 21 Mar | 9:00am - 4:00pm
RMCQ committee meeting
Wednesday 24 Mar | 10:30am - 12:00am
Sunshine Coast MRC Buy & Sell
Saturday 27 Mar | 8:30am -

Interesting BLOGS!

Blogs of interest to railway modellers