Hobsons bay expo

You must be logged in to reply

  Search thread   Image gallery
1 of 4 2 3 4 »
R704 Chief Commissioner

Location: Who cares you ain't gonna visit!
hi all. did a search but couldn't find what i was looking for.

is hobsons bay on this year?
 
duttonbay Minister for Railways

The AMRM diary at http://www.australianmodelrailways.com/amdiary.htm shows this:

COLLINGWOOD – VIC. March 22-24, 2008. Hobsons Bay Model Railway Club Exhibition held at Collingwood College, Hoddle Street, Collingwood. Open: 10am-6pm (Sat & Sun), 10am-5pm(Mon). Admission: $6/$4/15. Enquiries: http://www.hbmrc.net

(enter via Campbell Street entrance)
 
sparks Assistant Commissioner

Location: melbourne
According to their web site its on this year http://www.hbmrc.net/Exhibition/exhibition.html Very HappyVery Happy
 
Bills_Billboards Chief Commissioner

According to their web site its on this year http://www.hbmrc.net/Exhibition/exhibition.html Very HappyVery Happy
- sparks


It sure is on , I will be there with my trade stand Bills Billboards decals
I am located just inside the door of the main hall , drop by and say hello and see whats new  
Remember there are 2 halls full of layouts & traders and kiosk and BBQ will also be running every day
I have seen the floor plan and there will be plenty to please both the H.O.ers and N scalers this year

See ya all there Bill
Bills Billboards decals & member HBMRC
 
jrcar Chief Train Controller

Location: Seymour
I will be there as well, a large Aussie N contingent with two awesome layouts (Wallan and Shelley), Spirit Design and myself. Between us we should have the majority of Aussie N products available on display.

Cheers

Rob

http://www.aust-n-rail.com.au
 
wongm GEEWONG

Location: Geelong, Victoria
I will be there as well, a large Aussie N contingent with two awesome layouts (Wallan and Shelley), Spirit Design and myself. Between us we should have the majority of Aussie N products available on display.
- jrcar

And just like every year I have a bundle of wagons and locos that never get finished before the show. It least the stalls give me a chance to increase the size of the pile. Laughing
 
toxation Chief Commissioner

Location: Cobram, Victoria
I'll be going, can't wait. Will have to have plenty of money on the bank for this visit. Should be good.
 
Iain Chief Commissioner

Location: Concord, NSW
I have booked my flight down and will be there on the Sat.
 
Bills_Billboards Chief Commissioner

I will be there as well, a large Aussie N contingent with two awesome layouts (Wallan and Shelley), Spirit Design and myself. Between us we should have the majority of Aussie N products available on display.

Cheers

Rob

http://www.aust-n-rail.com.au/quote

You N scalers arn't trying to take over our exhibition i hope Rob  LOL
ohh dont forget to check out the new N scale decals that i will be releasing
ohhhh geez im just as bad as them ...................

Bill
- jrcar
 
jrcar Chief Train Controller

Location: Seymour
Welcome to the "N" side Bill Smile

Cheers

Rob
 
fairfieldqld Locomotive Fireman

We will be bringing "Fairfield" down from Queensland.  Long trip for the weekend but are looking forward to showing off some QR modelling.

PGC Scale Models and Black Diamond Models will also accompany the layout with our full range of products available over the weekend.

Please come and say G'day and hope to catchup with alot of modellers on our trip south.

Phil Hadley and Glenn Wright.
 
Bigwato Chief Commissioner

Location: Craigieburn Victoria
Is anyone able to give us an update on what layouts will be at this years Hobsons Bay exhibition? I look forward to seeing Fairfield but what other layouts of note are going to be there? I know that Chris from Spirit Design will have the Old Wallan layout (Completly rebuilt, he tells me, set to an overhead picture circa 1974) now that will be good to see.

One layout I am yet to see in the flesh, but have always wanted to, is East Mateland. My Uncle Don used to be the Station master there, on the real thing, not the model, so any info on what is attending will be most appreciated.
 
duttonbay Minister for Railways

Korumburra, by the VMRS, will be appearing at Hobsons Bay, its first exhibition.
 
T356 Chief Train Controller

Location: KILSYTH, VICTORIA
Thomas the Tank Engine and Friends will be on display for the next generation of modellers to operate. It will be manned by the Croydon Model Railway Club, I'm rostered on for all day Saturday. See you there.
 
Iain Chief Commissioner

Location: Concord, NSW
I'm assuming that this is Thomas the Tank Engine in P4 to fit in Hobson's Bay's reputation for high quality modelling.
 
jrcar Chief Train Controller

Location: Seymour
For Aussie N we will have:

Wallan. This nearly 30? year old layout has been significantly revamped and looks fabulous. A lot of effort has gone into getting it right and to scale using aerial photos, ground photos and interviews (such as owners of houses in the area). The models that will be on it will also do justice to the subject.

Shelley. Shelley is another layout demonstrating the benefits that can gained by high scenery to train ratios you can achieve in N.

I'm sure their will be other great layouts in other scales as well, I was very impressed last year. Always something to learn regardless of the scale or gauge.

cheers

Rob
 
T356 Chief Train Controller

Location: KILSYTH, VICTORIA
I'm assuming that this is Thomas the Tank Engine in P4 to fit in Hobson's Bay's reputation for high quality modelling.
- Iain


Not P4, aged 4+ (4 months old+, that is)
 
comtrain Chief Commissioner

Location: Near Albury Wodonga
I'm assuming that this is Thomas the Tank Engine in P4 to fit in Hobson's Bay's reputation for high quality modelling.
- Iain


Iain
wash your mouth out with soapy water!
As the inaugural President of Hobsons bay and one who pushed for our first Exhibition to be "all Australian" I got to tell you that it was our members children who made Thomas and friends honarary Australians for the Easter period, and it has continued on ever since then.
However it is my 7 year old Grandson and his 5 year old brother who now ask if Thomas is coming this year (their names are Casey and Billy. Real Thomas kids, they is!  Very Happy  )
And the young ones who demanded the first appearance, are now quite the young ladies, and usually take charge of the AMRA Thomas layout when it visits.

Cheers
Rod
 
Henry Chief Commissioner

Location: Victoria
Ill be coming to the expo not sure what day
 
cookie930 Assistant Commissioner

Location: Spencer Street Station (Not SCS)
I'll probably be going on Saturday.  Very Happy
 
dthead - Administrator Site Admin

Location: Melbourne, Australia
Looking forward to this show with my EMRC hat on !!! Will be there Sat& Mon.

Regards,
David Head
 
SteveW Train Controller

Location: Hobart
We will be travelling up from Hobart with

Wimmera (Victorian) and East Tamar (Tasmanian)

Regards
Steve W
 
Bigwato Chief Commissioner

Location: Craigieburn Victoria
Does anyone from HBMRC, have a list of the other exhibits not mentioned here yet? Also what retail stands are going to be there? I am going anyhow, just thought it would be nice to know. See you there Very Happy
 
Bills_Billboards Chief Commissioner

Does anyone from HBMRC, have a list of the other exhibits not mentioned here yet? Also what retail stands are going to be there? I am going anyhow, just thought it would be nice to know. See you there Very Happy
- Bigwato


Bills Billboards Decals /A.W. Rail hobbies
Aust N Rail
Austrains
Auscision
Traionworld
SAR model co
BGM
Are a few i can remember just bring lots of $$$$$$ and you will be alright
Also a good range of H.O. and N scale layouts and as per normal will be layouts not seen at the exhibiition before

Bill   Bills Billboards
 
639 Chief Commissioner

what about SEM?
 

You must be logged in to reply

  Search thread   Image gallery
1 of 4 2 3 4 »
 
Display from: