Posts By: Sandra Knight

Ava Archive: Open Times for Members

In view of the changed intensity of the Covid-19 pandemic our archive and office at the Thomas McGavin Building at Ava is open to members and other visitors subject to the wearing of a good quality mask during their visit. Masks are available at the reception desk for you to use, if you need one…. Read more »

Steam Locomotive Wab 794 Update

The Society‚Äôs steam locomotive Wab 794 was leased to Feilding & Districts Steam Rail Society 25 years ago for restoration and operation on the main line. FDSRS has comfortably achieved that target and has run the locomotive for many of the intervening years. They are now nearing the end of a major overhaul and re-certification… Read more »