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Exhibition 2003

Each year, the Exhibition awards prizes for various aspects of the event: modelling competition, layout awards, popular votes and of course the guessing competition. In 2003 they were as follows:

Modelling Competition Results

Scratchbuilt Locomotives

  1. Colin Shepherd - 36 Class Locomotive 86 points
  2. Colin Shepherd - 35 Class Locomotive 79 points
  3. Colin Shepherd - 32 Class Locomotive 69 points

Scratchbuilt Rolling Stock

  • No entries in category

Scratchbuilt Lineside Structure

  1. Geoff Hornby - Menangle Rotolactor 73 points
  2. Christopher Larmour - Goods Shed 60 points
  3. Mike Wright - Feed and Grain Mill 53 points

Kitbased Locomotive

  1. Rob Lees - Black Hawthorn 0-4-0 Loco 88 points
  2. Rob Lees - Hudswell Clarke 0-4-0 Loco 87 points
  3. Ian McIntyer - 32 Class Locomotive 74 points

Kitbased Rolling Stock

  1. Aaron Denning - NGBF Wheat Hopper 87 points
  2. Rob Lees - Midland 6 Wheel Coaches 84 points
  3. Rodney Smith - Wheat Hopper 73 points

Kitbased Lineside Structure

Rob Lees — Foot Bridge 96 points

Presidents Cup

Christopher Larmour — Goods Shed

Exhibit Awards

Best Layout “Binnabri” - Ross Verdich (O scale)
Australian Style - Private “Binnabri” - Ross Verdich (O scale)
Australian Style - Club “Moss Vale” - Guildford Model Railway Group (HO scale)
Overseas Style - Private “Ashwood Dale” - Rob Lees (4mm scale)
Overseas Style - Club “Alpenbahn” - Sydney N Scale Model Railway Club (N scale)
Best Trade Exhibit The Gauge One Gallery
Highly Commended 1 “Cow Creek Junction” - Viv Farrow (G scale)
Highly Commended 1 “Sydney Trams” - Stephen Wright (HO scale)


Exhibitors Choice “Cow Creek Junction” - Viv Farrow (G scale)

Sydney N Scale MRC Award

Best N Scale Layout “Zig Zag Railway” - Michael Ford (N scale)

Hannah Kelly Memorial Award

Best Australian Scenery “Zig Zag Railway” - Michael Ford (N scale)

Iron Horse Hobbies Award

Best Proprietary Layout “Davos” - Ian Williamson (HOm scale)

Best Exhibit Vote

1st “Moss Vale”
2nd “Cow Creek Junction”
3rd “City Lights”
P. Robinson, Engadine (Life Like train set)

Guessing Competition Results

  1. L. Gladdish, Quakers Hill (layout)
  2. M. Allen, Sydney (Mercury World Travel voucher)
  3. C. Gabriel, Richmond (C class locomotive)
  4. R. Conner, Macdonaldtown (442 class locomotive)
  5. N. Katralis, Mortdale (Thomas train set)
  6. B. Wilson, Werrington Downs (Challenger train set)
  7. R. Miles, Blaxland (Richmond Vale Railway gift pack)
  8. J. Schweiger, Blue Haven (Kerroby Models voucher)
  9. K. Mayman, Sutherland (Liverpool 2002 video)
  10. J. Hogenboom, Warrimoo (Liverpool 2002 video)

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These pages last updated 16 June, 2017 by Damien George.