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NRM General Meeting

7.30pm Friday 24 May 2024

West Adelaide Football Club

Milner Road Richmond

Following the business section, Life Member Mick Searle will present about 90 minutes of colour movie film from Kym Kalleske’s collection – 1980s.  This includes trains across most of the state, and lots of classes of locos!



Please note the car park adjacent to the Museum is now open! Three hour parking limits apply Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm, but weekends and public holidays have no limit.


Take a look at the videos on our YouTube page!





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.

In season 2, episodes 4 to 5 we speak further to John Evans.

In season 2, episodes 6 to 7 we interview former South Australian Railways horse shunter George Wilson.

In season 3, episode 1 we interview former South Australian Railways porter and signalman Morris Broad.


We have a number of oral histories that have not yet been released as podcasts. We also have the full interview of those histories which have been turned into podcasts and could not fit all the content. These are available at the National Railway Museum. Please contact our archives through if you would like to listen to any of these.

Available oral histories include:

Bob Sampson

Brian Fry

Geoff Wilmott

Helen Hill

Howard Luscombe

John Evans

John Wilson

Keith Fitzpatrick

Lud Yewha

Morris Broad

Ray Bolt

Ron Carter

Ron Fluck

Steve Nitsckhe







Visit the NRM

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





5-15 yrs & with an adult


2 adults & up to 3 children


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  • 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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