How long until Model Expo 2018?

Latest Update : 11 Mar 2018
win an Iwata Airbrush and Compressor !

Vist the AMC stand to test out or participate in the Airbrushing Demo, drop an entry into the box to be in the running for a great prize of an
Iwata HP.CN airbrush and a IS35 Ninja air compressor VALUED AT $300.00

AMC Thanks to Anest Iwata and

The new Hasegawa 1/72 Emily flying boat for Best Hasegawa model

Sponsored by hobbyco

winBest of Brands for Airfix, Bandai, Miniart, Revell, Dragon, AFV Club, Italeri, Tamiya and others.

Courtesy of Southern Model Supplies,Hobbies Australia, Miniart, and Hobbyco

Kit prize from Wingnut Wings in Large Scale Aircraft

Dont forget the Wally St John Award for Large Scale Ships, this painting


... and much more at

Model Expo 2017

The Australian Model Expo is currently the biggest Model Show in Australia. Held over 3 days, it is truely a unique event on the Australian Modelling scene. At the show you will see a showcase of everything that encompasses plastic modelling.

What is there to see?

A major part of the event is the Open plastic model competition that has over 60 categories and covers nearly all types of models, Aircraft, AFVs, Cars, Trucks, Science Fiction, Figures and almost anything else that you can imagine as the range and variation of kits increases. The competition regularly attracts over 500 models as entries. This is a great opportunity to enter a model so that it can be seen by your peers and interested public who attend the show.

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Traders, Displays and more

At Model Expo 2018, you can expect to see a number of Model retailers and associated traders who will have latest releases, aftermarket goodies and an array of other tools and accessories of interest to Modellers. The show is also a platform for model clubs and special interest groups from over Australia along with a variety of hobby displays.

A 'Swap & Sell' will be organised for Monday  where other modellers will have kits available for sale, which just might be that elusive kit you have been searching for.
(see Swap & Sell Page for details).

Dates and Times

9-11 June 2018
Sandown Park Exhibition Centre,

Show Exhibition Hours

   9 June
11am - 5 pm
10 June
10am - 5 pm
11 June
10am - 4 pm

Competition Entries

8 June
5pm - 9 pm
9 June
9am - 12 noon

For full details see When and Where