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General Meeting

7.30pm – Friday 28 May

West Adelaide Football Club

Milner Road Richmond

After the business session, volunteer member Mick Searle will be presenting some more of Mick Kelly’s super 8mm films.  On this occasion it will include interstate action from the 1970s and 1980s, with many SA linked classes of locos.




We have confirmed our Major Events Program for 2021, shown in the image below.

Please continue to monitor our website and Facebook site as more details for each event will be posted, as we lead up closer to each of these events.

We thank all of our high number of volunteers who collectively and continually make these events possible.

Program Events 2021



































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.





 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 in the top right corner of the page 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
  • Open from 12pm on ANZAC Day
  • Closed Christmas Day

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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