Railway Enthusiasts Society:
"To foster, encourage and develop an interest among Members and the public generally in railways, their operation, and all matters pertaining to them".
"To encourage the collection, preservation and research of railway archives, literature, photographs and equipment of all kinds."
Glenbrook Vintage Railway:
"To create and operate in a safe manner, an authentic working example of a typical New Zealand railway branchline of the "steam age", for the enjoyment and education of the general public and our volunteers."
"To preserve, restore, recreate and operate where possible, locomotives, rolling stock, buildings, infrastructure and artefacts pertaining to New Zealand's unique railway heritage"