2017 Event and Exhibition Diary

Tue 1st August 2017 -
Sat 30th September 2017

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Take a journey into railway history at the National Railway Museum, Australia's largest railway museum with over 100 exhibits representing State, Commonwealth and private railway operators on the three major rail gauges used in Australia.

Climb into the cabs of giant steam engines, walk through elegant carriages, enjoy free train rides and interactive and educational displays.

Why not take a ride on the Semaphore to Fort Glanville Tourist Railway?

The Semaphore to Fort Glanville Tourist Railway operates from late October to April and steam trains will depart between 11am and 4pm, roughly every hour or at frequencies varied according to demand.

For further information please see our events page.

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Trans Australian Railway Centenary celebration

Friday 13 October 2017

5.30pm – 7.30pm

National Railway Museum, 76 Lipson St Port Adelaide


A cocktail party is being held at the National Railway Museum to celebrate the Centenary of the Trans Australian Railway.  There will be a range of guest speakers.


Apart from special guests and sponsors, there are just 20 tickets available for members only to purchase @ $55 per person.


If you wish to book and pay for attending, this will close on Friday 22 September, or if sold out earlier.


Booking & payment method:


·         Call into the museum shop to book and pay, and show your membership card.

·         Contact the museum on 8341 1690 to book and provide your Debit/Credit Card details, and your membership number. 



Museum open 10am - 4:30pm daily
Adult $12
Concession $9
Child (3-5 yrs & accompanied by an adult) $6
Family (2 adults & up to 3 children) $32

Please note: Entry prices may vary for special events.
Closed Christmas Day. Open from 12pm on ANZAC day.

Lipson Street (South), Port Adelaide
76 Lipson Street, Port Adelaide
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Phone: (08) 8341 1690
Post: P.O. Box 3153
Port Adelaide
South Australia 5015
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