The club will exhibit at a total of eight exhibitions this year. Already completed are the Wexford MRC and North Down MRC shows where the club won a number of awards. Future shows are in Bangor (NI), Belfast, Enniskillen, Tullamore, Dublin and Cultra (Belfast). Dates can be found in our events calendar.
Kildare Town, the newest layout of the SDMRC, made its debut exhibition appearance at the North Down MRC show in April where it won the Best Operating Layout award. The layout depicts the station in the modern era with the adjoining infrastructure depot and a detailed and lively local match in the adjoining GAA grounds. Work is continuing on adding further detail to the layout which it is intended to exhibit again at the Friends of Cultra exhibition next November.
Rosslare Strand was exhibited at the Wexford MRC show over the Easter weekend. It attracted a lot of attention and was given two awards; the Michael Curren Memorial Award for the Best OO Gauge Layout and the Best Scenery layout.