Category Archives: Landscape

CENTRAL VALLEY PRATT TRUSS GIRDER BRIDGE KITBASH.

On a visit last weekend to good friend Peter Steel I saw the great progress he is making with Australianising (if there is such a word ) a Central Valley Pratt Truss Girder bridge, there has been a great amount … Continue reading

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BURROWA BEEF IS BEST

Apart from sheep, Burrowa is beef growing country, these particular beasts are Black Angus cattle and have been grown in the area for generations. The models are from Woodland Scenics A 1955, as I couldn’t get them locally they were imported from … Continue reading

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EVEN MORE SHEEP

An update on the sheep – there have been 80 beasts added to the flock on both sides of the track, so here they are grazing in the morning sun.

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MORE SHEEP

Recently on a trip into Barnes Hobbies of Newcastle I picked up a bulk packet of Preiser sheep. After getting them home I started to modify them by cutting the tails from all 60 of them. Then Tamiya acrylic flat … Continue reading

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A QUIET DAY ON THE BRANCHLINE

Not much happening today on the branch,nice and quiet for a change  

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New Poplar trees

Earlier this week a package arrived from Jack at All Scales Models in Ireland, included among the static grass and a few bushes were 3 Poplar trees that I ordered a couple of months ago. To me they are well … Continue reading

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New cutting before grass,fences and jumbucks.

On returning home from the Armidale convention and meeting some old friends and meeting new ones I found these photos that I should have put on before the last post.The soil is what nature provides and crushed to almost dust and graded with … Continue reading

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