Program


THURSDAY, 7th SEPTEMBER
  TIME Activity
  10.00 - 17.00 Registrations Open
  13.00 - 17.00 Extra Fare - Steamranger Heritage Railway at Mt Barker
  17.00 - 19.00 Welcome BBQ
  19.00 - 22.00 Micro-Trains Welcome Reception
    Welcome by SANGS
    Welcome by SARMA
    NSCA AGM
    Guest Speaker
    Presentation - Lost layout of Mick Williams
FRIDAY 8th SEPTEMBER
  TIME Activity
  8.30 - 9.00 Late Registrations
  8.45 - 9.00 Morning Address
  9.00 - 9.40 Forum - British
    Forum - North America
    Clinic - Card Structure 
  9.45 - 10.25 Forum - European / Asia
    Forum - Australian
    Clinic - Building Card Structures
  10.30 - 11.00 Morning Tea - Mini Forum - NTRAK - 
    Clinic - 3D Design
    Moving from DC to DCC, wiring sizes and which DCC system to buy
    Forum - T-TRAK - Ideas, proposed new USA Standards, etc.
  12.00 - 13.00 Lunch - Mini Workshop - Tank Farm Assembly
  13.00 - 20.30 Layout Tour - National Rail Museum, SANGS, SARMA (inc BBQ Dinner)

SATURDAY, 9th SEPTEMBER
  TIME Activity
  9.00 - 9.15 Morning Address
  9.15 - 9.55 Clinic - Weathering
  9.15 - 9.55 Clinic - JMRI
    Clinic - Decalling    
  10.00 - 10.40 Clinic - Loco Maintenance
    Clinic - DCC Advanced
    Clinic - Building Electronic Kits
  10.45 - 11.15 Morning Tea - (Mini-T Clinic - Discussion on standards, User Guide, etc.)
  11.15 - 11.55 Clinic - Building Electronic Kits
  11.15 - 11.55 Clinic - Servo Control
    Workshop Clinic - Scratchbuilding a Gondola & Spray Painting
  12.00 - 13.00 Lunch - Mini Workshop - Tank Farm Assembly
  13.00 - 17.00 Layout Tour - more layouts to see
  18.30 - 19.00 Pre-Dinner Drinks
  19.00 - 22.00 Convention Banquet
              Guest Speaker
              Awards Presentation
              Ticketed Prize Draw

SUNDAY, 10th SEPTEMBER
  TIME Activity
  8.30 - 9.00 Ecumenical Church Service
  9.00 - 9.15 Morning Address
  9.30 - 10.10 DCC Plus: Finding short circuits, turnouts and frog juicers, reversing units and more.
    Clinic - Servo Control
    Clinic - Weathering
  10.15 - 11.00 Morning Tea - (Aus-Trak Mini Forum - Discussion for any updates to the manual)
  11.00 - 11.40 Clinic - Setting the Era - Getting the Signage Right For the Era
    Clinic - JMRI
    Workshop Clinic - Scratchbuilding a Gondola & Spray Painting
  12.00 - 13.00 Lunch - Mini Workshop - Tank Farm Assembly
  13.00 - 13.40 Clinic - 3D Design
    Clinic - Setting the Era - Getting the Signage Right For the Era
  13.00 - 13.40 Clinic - Decalling    
  13.00 - 16.00 Breakdown of layouts and trade stands
  13.45 - 14.25 Prototype Modelling: Murray Bridge
    Clinic - DCC Advanced
  13.45 - 14.25 Forum - Free-moN - Further Developments on a Unified Version, plus more
  14.30 - 15.00 Afternoon Tea
  15.00 - 16.00 Plenary and Closing Session

MONDAY, 11th SEPTEMBER
  TIME Activity
  8.30 - 12.30 Extra Fare - National Rail Museum
  9.30 - late Optional Self Drive Tour - about 6 more layouts to visit