Model Railway Magazine

March 2020 AMRM is now available

AMRM is published bi-monthly by SCR Publications for the
Southern Cross Model Railway Association.

The Australian Model Railway Magazine is a full-colour journal for Australian model railway enthusiasts published every two months. First released in April 1963 by the Southern Cross Model Railway Association, the magazine has become the premier local journal featuring all aspects of the model railway hobby in Australia for over 50 years. Regular features include contributors layouts and modelling projects, comments and editorial, technical articles, modelling projects, photo essays and product reviews.

AMRM is available through most hobby retail stores, newsagents and by mail order to Australian and international subscribers. AMRM is now available online to digital subscribers.

Current Issue

AMRM No.341 April 2020

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  1. A Giant Among Organisers
  1. Twigg Rebuilt
  1. A Bloke Needs a Shed
  1. Control Panels
  1. The R Class 4-4-2 Steam Locomotives of the WAGR
  1. Mailbag
  1. Make Ridge Capping for Model Buildings
  1. Track Droppers and Ballast
  1. Salvation Army Halls
  1. Reeves (Ypres) - a Chapter Speculative Modelling
  1. A Glimpse of the late Rod James' Southern Highlands Layout
  1. NSWGR 5,000 Gallon Water Tank with 8" Jib and 10,000 Gallon two-tier Water Tank kits in HO scale from Mechanical Branch Models
  1. NSWGR Lower Quadrant Signal kits in HO scale by Signals Branch (Ray Pilgrim)
  1. Visions of Victoria The Magic of Kodachrome Film - 1950-1975 by Nick Anchen
  1. Recent Releases
  1. AMRM News
  1. Diary

Recent Issues

Back issues are available for purchase from Eveleigh Press.

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AMRM No. 340 February 2020

  • Christmas Past, Cricket and New Blood
  • Lambing Flat (Beecroft version)
  • Planting a Vineyard
  • Practical Track Planning for Operation and Enjoyment
  • Backdate an Auscision MLV
  • The Exhibition Experience

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AMRM No. 339 December 2019

  • Creating an Illusion of Reality
  • The Top End 1942
  • In the Loop: A Life's Work (and After)
  • Coasting to Clean Track
  • DCC Workshop: No More Stalling!
  • Building Billabong Marina: 6 Even More Buildings

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AMRM No. 338 October 2019

  • Modelling the Urban Scene
  • Forest Creek
  • In the Loop: Track
  • Recycled Rollingstock: The EHO at Taralga
  • Modelling a Webb Caboose in HO Scale
  • Beyond the Fence - War Memorials

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AMRM No. 337 August 2019

  • One Doesn't Have to Model it Personally...
  • Fingal
  • In the Loop: It Seemed like a Good Idea at the Time...
  • Scratchbuilding a NSWGR VHO Passenger Brake Van: Part 3
  • Finding the Right Font for Signs
  • QR 'Cranky/Ruff' Frieght

AMRM DVD Compilations

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Volume 20 of AMRM on DVD (issues 226-237, Feb 2001 - Dec 2002) is now available.

Each issue is searchable and the DVD contains an index to articles and authors. The files are in PDF format and articles can be printed for easy reading.

The DVD is available now for AUD$ 25.00

Order online at Eveleigh Press.


Eveleigh Press
SCR Publications
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Matraville NSW 2036


Phone: (02) 9311 2036
Fax: (02) 9661 4323
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