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


CSMEE wish to announce the return of Bunyip to the rails.

Bunyip is a 1/3 scale Bundaberg Fowler steam locomotive.

So come along and ride the miniature railway behind a real steam locomotive.

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Party bookings are available for the day.

To book please call 1300 731 954

or email


to reserve your table


Bring the kids along and enjoy a ride on the miniature railway while you check out the stationary engine display.

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


Canteen facilities WILL be available.


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.