Canberra Miniature Railway

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

The CSMEE Committee sincerely regrets, in the light of the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) issue:

Canberra Miniature Railway IS CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC. All public running is suspended from today until further notice.

People who booked birthday parties are being contacted by us.

We apologise to all our wonderful supporters and look forward to welcoming you back when the health risk to you all has abated.


Party bookings are available for the second and LAST Sunday of each month

or ask us about exclusive use for private functions.

To book please call 1300 731 954

to reserve your table, BBQ & complimentary ALL DAY ride ticket.

Bring the kids along and enjoy a ride on the miniature railway.

TRAIN RIDES: $3 PER RIDE/$15.00 all day, unlimited rides.  EFTPOS facilities are available. 

Our “Dining Car” is open every running day with a variety of food and drinks.

New Phone Number
0433 714 514
For ALL general inquiries concerning Society activities and general operations

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. Go through the double iron gates and the entrance can be found on the left hand side about 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 the double gates and at the entrance to the site.

Parking is free.

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.