The NSW Rail Museum is the main museum division of Transport Heritage NSW. It was previously known as New South Wales Rail Transport Museum and Trainworks. The NSW Rail Museum houses Australia s largest collection of rail exhibits and undertakes regular rail heritage experiences across Sydney and NSW. They are the owners of 3801 which is Australia s most famous steam locomotive.
Hunter Valley Steamfest is one of the major events every year in the New South Wales steam locomotive season and also one of the major events held in Maitland, in the Hunter Region in Australia. 3801 does take part in this and will again soon.