Emerald Lake Model Railway, Emerald

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Specialty Museum · Hidden Gem · Museum
AUSTRALIA'S LARGEST HO MODEL RAILWAY

Situated at Emerald Lake Park, which has magnificent surroundings. Puffing Billy stops right at our doorstep.

Viewing area: 30 metres x 6 metres.

Larger than the average house.

A fascinating and interactive miniature world with trains, towns, cities, countryside and snow-capped mountains.

Fun for all ages.

School groups welcome.

The model railway has been in operation since the early 1980s and has evolved into more of a model world than just a huge train set. The new owners have totally rejuvenated the display, incorporating more detailed scenery and animated figures. The railway also includes an onsite store for the train enthusiast or beginner.

Entrance fee applies:

ADULT: $7

CONCESSION (seniors, disability and students only): $5

CHILD (1-15 years): $4

Special group booking rates on request.

RUNNING TIMES Winter times

Sat: 11:30am-4:00pm

Sun: 11:30am-4:00pm

OPEN 7 DAYS DURING SCHOOL HOLIDAYS

OPEN PUBLIC HOLIDAYS (excluding Christmas Day)

During winter railway is open only on weekends and holidays.
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  • The railway has settings from a number of countries and runs trains from those countries as well. I do like how in each area you are invited to discover scenes on the larger tableau. There is a...  more »
  • The ticket cost AUD20 for a family of 2 adult and 2 children. The kids love it! The train model is nice with the buildings, cars, trees and the landscape. Worth the visit.  more »
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  • Classic attraction, lots of time put into this display with trains.
  • Incredible model of the trains, fun for any age/audience! I would recommend this attraction to anybody. The couple that run the place are very nice.
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