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General Meeting

Friday 24 March 2023

7.30pm – West Adelaide Football Club

Milner Road Richmond

Members, non-members, volunteers and friends – all welcome.

After the business session, Mark Carter will present “SA Diesel Pictorial – the 80s Revisited”.

Images from the original contributors - Bob Grant, Mark Carter and John Kirk, will focus on rail

action in South Australia during the 1980s         

Come for a meal first in the Bistro – good menu and reasonable prices.





Bub's Birthday!

Join us for some great family fun at Bub's Birthday, Sunday 16th April, where we celebrate the birthday of little steam engine BUB!

Great entertainment, food, and train rides.

All train rides are included with the price of admission.

A PDF of the event can be found here.

Bub birthday flyer 2023




































Take a look at our events program for the first half of 2023!

We look forward to sharing these events with you.

A PDF of the events program can be accessed here.

Program Events DL 2023






































We've updated our YouTube page! Take a look at our latest videos.





We've started a podcast series! You can find our first episodes here. Keep an eye out for new episodes!

In episodes 1 to 3, we interview former South Australian Railways employee, author and owner of one of the largest collections of train orders in the world, John Evans.

In episodes 3 to 6 we interview former South Australian Railways employee Ray Bolt.

In episodes 7 to 8 we interview former South Australian Railways employee Geoff Wilmott.

In episodes 9 to 11 we interview former South Australian Railways employee Howard Luscombe.

In episodes 12 to 14 we interview former South Australian Railways employee Keith Fitzpatrick.

In season 2, episodes 1 to 3 we interview Helen Hill, who worked for a number of railway organisations.





 Donations update

If you would like to make a monetary donation to the Museum, this is now achievable through our website! Simply use the Book Online button and choose 'Donations'.




Visit the NRM

76 Lipson Street
Port Adelaide
South Australia  5015
Open Daily / 10am – 4:30pm





5-15 yrs & with an adult


2 adults & up to 3 children


  • Prices may vary for special events
  • EFTPOS is preferred payment method
  • Open from 12pm on ANZAC Day
  • Closed Christmas Day

Phone: 8341 1690

The National Railway Museum acknowledges the Kaurna people as the traditional owners and custodians of the Adelaide Plains. We honour and respect their ongoing cultural and spiritual connections to this country. We aim to respect the cultural heritage, customs and beliefs of all Indigenous people.

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