Becoming a THNSW member means joining a community of passionate heritage supporters and enthusiasts. It's an opportunity to be part of the State's premier transport heritage organisation.

THNSW members receive:

  • Priority information on rail tours and special events

  • Discounts and special offers on rail tour fairs and merchandise

  • Unlimited entry to the NSW Rail Museum and train rides on the Thirlmere Heritage Railway (excluding special event days)

  • Free entry to the Valley Heights Locomotive Depot Heritage Museum

  • Quarterly Roundhouse magazine

  • Regular 'eNews' email updates


It only takes a few minutes to complete your membership application and pay your new membership fee online.

If you need help or for more information about becoming a THNSW member then please call us on 1300 11 55 99 or email us at membership@thnsw.com.au



Are you a heritage transport operator or museum? Does your purpose or mission relate to the restoration, maintenance and preservation of transport heritage assets and artefacts? Are you a registered non-profit or charity group in NSW? If so, you may be eligible to become an associate member.

Our associate membership brings heritage groups together, unifying the sector. As a member, your organisation will become part of a passionate community and have access to THNSW's industry knowledge and promotional resources.


Additional member benefits include:

  • Event listing(s) on THNSW website for public events

  • Ability to post major announcements, historical stories and sector resources on THNSW blog

  • Assistance promoting special events / activities and announcements via social media

  • THNSW associate member logo to place on your website

  • Three copies of the quarterly Roundhouse magazine, including sector reports

View the eligibility criteria for associate membership. 

If you have any questions about individual or associate membership, please call 1300 11 55 99.