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Saturday 10 Oct - Sunday 11 Oct 2020

Meccano model of Babbage's Difference Engine No. 1
Photo © Lindsay Carroll

When is the Exhibition?

The Exhibition will be open to the public on Saturday, 10 October and Sunday, 11 October 2020.

What are the opening hours?

Doors open to the public between the following hours:



Doors Open  

Doors Close  


Saturday, 10 October 2020  

10 am  

5 pm  


Sunday, 11 October 2020  

10 am  

4 pm  

Where is it held?

The Exhibition is held in the rooms of Brighton Philatelic Society, situated at the corner of Gardenvale & Magnolia Rds, Gardenvale, 3185. (Melway ref: 67 H7)

How do you get there?

The hall is 10 minutes walk from Gardenvale Railway Station.

How much to get in?

Group $15.00 (Two adults & up to three children),
Adult $8.00,
School age $2.00
Preschool no charge.

Is there disabled access?

Yes. There is ground level access to both of the halls in the Brighton Philatelic Society grounds.

Do they still make Meccano?

Yes although it has evolved from what you might remember from your youth.

Where can you buy it?

Meccano is on sale and readily available from: Brunel Hobbies, Dick Smith Electronics, Big W, Toy Kingdom, Toys'R'Us and David Jones.