Sales and Publications

"This was the Railway”

This book is a sampling of the photographic output of a person considered by many to be Queensland’s best railway photographer – Eric Marggraf. His innovative and unique approach wonderfully captures railways in Queensland during the 1960s.

$85.00

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“Sunshine Express”

The sunshine express is the regular bi-monthly publication of the ARHSQD includes many photos from the archives of the Ken Rogers Memorial Library as well as many articles on both current and historical rail operations in Queensland. We also sell back issues of the Sunshine Express for anyone who has some missing from their collection..

$10

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“LOFT 7 - TO THE SCENIC RIM 1”

Brief Histories of the Fassifern Branch and the Mount Edwards Branch.

$35

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“LOFT 6 - THE MAIN LINE”

A brief history of the line from Ipswich to Grandchester and on to Toowoomba.

$35

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“LOFT 5 - THE ‘LANDERS”


A pictorial review of the air-conditioned long distance trains.

$35

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“LOFT 4 - THE MARBURG BRANCH”

Brief history of 20th Century Branch Line and lines of the Walloon Coalfields.

$35

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LOFT 3 - “Look Out For Suburban Train”

A collection of photographs of Brisbane suburban trains during the period of transition from steam to diesel.

$12

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LOFT 1 - “Look Out For Train”

A collection of photographs from various era’s of the Queensland Railways from early 1900’s till the beginning of dieselisation.

$8.50

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“WOODEN WAGONS of the QUEENSLAND RAILWAYS"

This publication by John Armstrong is one of a number of books originally produced as a guide for modellers

$29.95

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“IRON and STEEL WAGONS”

This publication by John Armstrong is one of a number of books originally produced as a ‘MODELLERS’ and HISTORICAL GUIDE.

$29.95

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“Locomotives in the Tropics VOL 1”

A history of locomotives used by Queensland Rail in the period 1864 -1910.

$45

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“Railmotors”

Railmotors, Railcars, EMU’s and Tilt trains of Queensland.

$30

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“Far North QLD”

Exploring The Railways of Far North Queensland.

$20

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“Exploring Queenslands Railway”

South from Brisbane.

$24

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“Farewell old chums”

On 3rd July 1953 a new era commenced in the Queensland Railways for on that day the first diesel electric locomotive of the 1200 class entered service.

$6

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“Railway Hotels of Australia VOL3 – Queensland Scott Whitaker"

$70

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“Rosewood Rail Museum Guide”

This booklet is the Rosewood Railway story detailing the tremendous work of many Australian Railway Historical Society – QLD Division members.

$3

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“Sunshine Express Vol 1"

This volume is a reproduction of the Queensland Division Supplements Numbers 1-10 to the Australian Railway Historical Society Bulletin first published in 1963 and 1964.

$6

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“Travels on Queensland’s Iron Road"

Over the years, steam train tours have formed the major part of tours run by the ARHS-QLD, but extensive tours have also been mounted.

$4

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“Railway Tunnels in Queensland"

Fascinating look at the many tunnels of the Queensland Railway system — how and when they were built.

$11.50

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“Recalling Queensland Railways in the 60s”

The aim of this book to enable readers to re-visit an interesting past period in QR history.

$8.50

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“Railways of Queensland VOL 5"

Features…include a study on wagon advertising, two pages of Edmonson card tickets.

$8.50

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“Railways of Queensland VOL 4"

Features…wide range of rollingstock and infrastructure…cane tramways…diversity of bridgework.

$8.50

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“Railways of Queensland VOL 1"

Features…upgraded and corrected.

$8.50

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