Categories

SENIOR DIVISION CATEGORIES

OOB = Out of Box
MOD = Modified
OPEN = Open Class no restrictions

For further clarification, please see Conditions of Entry Page for allowed alterations

Note -New/altered categories

AIRCRAFT

Large (1/32 & larger) - Propeller - Pre 1935
OPEN
Large (1/32 & larger) - Propeller - Post 1935
OPEN
Large (1/32 & larger) - Jet or Rocket propelled
OPEN
Medium (1/33 to 1/71) Propeller driven - Axis
OOB
Medium (1/33 to 1/71) Propeller driven - Allied
OOB
Medium (1/33 to 1/71) Jet or Rocket propelled
OOB
Medium (1/33 to 1/71) Propeller driven
MOD
Medium (1/33 to 1/71) Jet or Rocket propelled
MOD
Small (1/72 to 1/79) Propeller driven - Commonwealth
OOB
Small (1/72 to 1/79) Propeller driven - Non-Commonwealth
OOB
Small (1/72 to 1/79) Jet propelled
OOB
Small (1/72 to 1/79)
MOD
Smaller (1/80 & smaller)
OPEN
Non-Military Aircraft (all scales)
OPEN
Civil Airliners (all scales)
OPEN
Rotary Wing (all scales)
OPEN

MILITARY A.F.V.'s

Large (1/35 & larger) - Axis
OOB
Large (1/35 & larger) - Allied
OOB
Large (1/35 & larger) Pre 1950
MOD
Large (1/35 & larger) Post 1950
MOD

MILITARY VEHICLES & EQUIPMENT-Large

(Motorcycles included)
Large (1/32 & larger)
OOB
Large (1/32 & larger)
MOD

MILITARY VEHICLES & EQUIPMENT-Medium

(Motorcycles included)
Medium (1/33 to 1/71)
OPEN

MILITARY VEHICLES & EQUIPMENT-Small

(Motorcycles included)
Small (1/72 & smaller)
OOB
Small (1/72 & smaller)
MOD

MOTORCYCLES (Non-Military)

Motorcycles Civil (all scales)
OPEN

AUTOMOTIVE VEHICLES (Motorcycles & Trucks excepted)

Large  (1/19 & larger)
OPEN
Medium (1/20 to 1/31)
OOB
Medium (1/20 to 1/31)
MOD
Kerbside (no engine detail) (1/20 - 1/31)
OPEN
Smaller including competition (1/32 & smaller)
OPEN

TRUCKS & COMMERCIAL VEHICLES

Over 3 tons (all scales)
OPEN
Under 3 tons (all scales)
OPEN

DIORAMAS

Single Military Model (all scales)
OPEN
Military (all scales)
OPEN
Non-military including Science Fiction (all scales)
OPEN

VIGNETTES

Vignettes (all scales)
OPEN

FIGURES

Large (76mm [1/19] & larger)
OPEN
Small (75mm [1/20] & smaller)
OPEN
Busts (all scales)
OPEN

SCIENCE FICTION, MOVIE & FANTASY

Large single figure, bust or creature (201mm & larger)
OPEN
Medium single figure, bust or creature (51mm to 200mm)
OPEN
Small single figure, bust or creature (50mm & smaller)
OPEN
Vehicles & equipment (all scales)
OOB
Vehicles & equipment (all scales)
MOD
Gundam or Mecha Models
OOB
Gundam or Mecha Models
MOD

SHIPS

Sailing (all scales)
OPEN
Large powered (1/500 & larger)
OPEN
Small powered (1/501 & smaller)
OPEN
Submarines (all scales)
OPEN

MISCELLANEOUS

Any subject not covered by the above
OPEN
Wargaming Army or Unit
OPEN
Imagineering (example: A Kitbash)
OPEN

SCRATCHBUILT

all scales, all subjects
OPEN

JUNIOR DIVISION Under 13

(categories as listed below - all scales - Open)

Aircraft, Civil vehicles, Trucks, Motorcycles, Military AFV's vehicles & Equpment and Miscellaneous

INTERMEDIATE DIVISION Over 13 and Under 18

(7 categories as listed below - all scales - Open)

Aircraft, Civil vehicles, Motorcycles, Trucks, Dioramas & Vignettes, Military AFV's, Vehicles & Equipment, Figures, Science Fiction Movie & Fantasy, Miscellaneous (including ships).

SPECIAL AWARDS

Best of Show - Senior and Best of Show - Intermediate trophies will be awarded. The winners names will also be added to perpetual trophies which will remain in the keeping of the Model Expo organisers. Of course the show visitors can add their votes to the model of their choice to the People's Choice award.

Other Best of ... awards such as Junior Model of Merit, Best Paint, Best Australian Aircraft, Best RAAF, Best Vietnam Subject Awards may be subject to sponsorship support

Best of Brand trophies may also be awarded. The eligible model brands are subject to trade confirmation prior to the event.

A Best Model Club Display trophy will be awarded to the modelling club presenting the best display as voted by the show patrons.

See the Special Awards Page for more details

Please note: Categories and Awards may be subject to change or combined as required by the Expo Director.