Assisting the G42

On arrival at Gembrook, celebrating the 50th anniversary of the last train to Beech Forest, 30 June 1962, G42 has run over the pit for ‘engine requirements'.

Photo: Peter Ralph


We sell pre-loved railway books, magazines, videos, DVDs, model railways and memorabilia. Funds raised through this shop assist in keeping Garratt locomotive G42 going. The shop is located in Puffing Billy Place, Emerald - near the playground (opposite Emerald Railway Station) - behind the Emerald carriage workshops.

Melway 127 E 5

Open 1pm to 3pm on the first Saturday of each month (except January) or by appointment.

Phone during open hours (03) 9757 0652.

Looking for that special railway item - send us your requirement to:

All items are second-hand unless otherwise shown. Most are available as one item only. The condition of items is as they have arrived at the G42 shop. A mail order service is currently not available.

Openings 2019 (1pm to 3pm)

  • February 2nd
  • March 2nd
  • April 6th
  • May 4th
  • June 1st
  • July 6th
  • August 3rd
  • September 7th
  • October 5th
  • November 2nd
  • December 7th

Donations of items for raising funds are always welcome.

Download a brochure here