The Powerhouse Museum is the major branch of the Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences in Sydney, the other being the historic Sydney Observatory. The Powerhouse Museum has a fine railway collection on display. 3830 is one of two locomotives they own passed for mainline running.
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. 3830 is under there custodianship for the Powerhouse Museum.