Welcome to the website of the Canberra Society of Model and Experimental Engineers

The Canberra Society of Model and Experimental Engineers wish to announce that due to unforeseen circumstances they are unable to attend the upcoming Rise Above Convoy for Cancer event being held at EPIC on Sunday 8th April 2018.

They wish to apologise for any inconvenience caused by their non attendance however they would like to advise those who wish to partake in a train ride that they will be operating as usual at their Symonston site from 10:00 to 2:30PM on this Sunday.

So bring the kids along and enjoy a ride on the miniature railway.

TRAIN RIDES: $3 PER RIDE Eftpos facilities will be available 


Some canteen facilities WILL be available on Sunday.


How to find us

The Canberra Miniature Railway is located at the far southern end of Jerrabomberra Avenue in Symonston adjacent to the Monaro Highway.  Access is from Jerrabomberra Avenue, past the Greyhound club and the Dog Training Club.  Through to double iron gates and the entrance can be found on the left hand side approximately 3/4 Kilometre past the gates.  Signs will be posted on Monaro Highway Northbound before off ramp to Hindmarsh Avenue, Monaro Highway Southbound before off ramp to Hindmarsh Avenue, junction of Hindmarsh Avenue and Jerrabomberra Avenue, at Double gates and at the entrance to the site.

Parking will be controlled by parking attendants on the day.

 Our website is currently under-going a major update to reflect the new site and will contain information about who we are, what we do, our public running days (train rides), our birthday parties, and how you can be involved.

The Society is a not for profit organisation who operate the Canberra Miniature Railway (CMR) as a service to the community.