The Great Southern Steamup, brought to you by the Victorian Garden Railway Society Incorporated, is a three day spring weekend gathering at Gembrook in Victoria’s Dandenong Ranges with 45mm and 32mm gauge live steam layouts suitable for main line, narrow gauge and vintage steamers to run on.
Experience the camaraderie of like minded individuals and the exchange of ideas and opinions in the tradition of Diamondhead, GRITH and the Southern Highlands Steamup
In 2020, the Great Southern Steamup will run from Friday 6th November through Sunday 8th November 2020. It will feature flea market tables, trade stands and the option of the Saturday Night Dinner. All this amongst the beauty and charm of the Dandenong Ranges with plenty of local accommodation, great eating places and numerous attractions including Puffing Billy.
For comfort and insurance reasons, these gatherings are not open to the general public on a walk-up basis – Prior registration is essential if you wish to attend. Registration numbers will be capped to avoid over crowding. Registrations will open around the middle of 2020