2018 was one of the most successful years for the club on the national exhibition circuit.
At the Wexford MRC show in April the club won the Michael Curran Memorial Award for the Best OO Scale Layout with Rosslare Strand. It also won the award for the Best Scenery.
Later that month the new Kildare Station layout won the award for the Best Irish Layout at the North Down MRC show in Bangor.
At the Erne MRC show in Enniskillen the Hayden Road layout won the Alice & Ken Wiggins Perpetual Shield.
Finally, at the MRSI show in Raheny in October the Kildare Station layout won the Best in Show Award as voted for by the MRSI members.