Cumberland: News Space (Australia): Model trains make tracks to Castle Hill
MODEL railways from all over the world will be on track to thrill at Castle Hill this month.
The Hills Model Railway Exhibition opens at the Harvey Lowe Pavilion, Castle Hill Showground at 9am on Saturday, July 30 for the weekend.
As well as a variety of scales and guages representing Australian, English, American and Japanese railways there will also be some special attractions for younger train fans including the popular Traintasia layout.
Youngsters can also meet Thomas and create their own piece of railway scenery to take home.
Geoff Nott and John Montgomery will be running scenery workshops on the weekend.
The 32nd Hills Model Railway Exhibition is on July 30 and July 31, 9am to 5pm, at the Harvey Lowe Pavilion, Castle Hill Showground off Carrington Rd.
Admission is: Family $25, adults $10, pensioners $7 and children $5. There will be a bring and buy stall, canteen and trade stands. Information on www.hmrs.org.au