A May weekend held in Australia's NSW Southern Highlands with 45mm and 32mm gauge live steam tracks suitable for main line, narrow gauge and vintage steamers for all to run on.  Experience the camaraderie of like minded individuals and the exchange of ideas and opinions in the tradition of the Great Southern Steamup, GRITH and Wintersun.

To see some of the past action, type "Southern Highlands Steamup" into Youtube Search and select from a number of videos taken over the years.

This Steamup is run amongst the history, beauty and charm of the Southern Highlands and numerous attractions including the NSW Rail Museum at Thirlmere.

For comfort and insurance reasons, these Steamups are not open to the public - you will have to register beforehand to attend and do so by the evening of the Monday preceding the event.  Registration details are expected to be available in the February prior.

2024 Southern Highlands Steamup

The 2024 SHSU will be held over Saturday 18th and Sunday 19th May 2024
Details and registration forms are available now. See Registration to download the form


Southern Highlands Steamup
PO Box 1072
Mittagong NSW 2575

* An initiative of Rails in the Garden Inc