Modellers Diary

April 2019

21        Auckland NZR Modellers Day – Birkenhead Scout Hall, Recreation Drive, Birkenhead.

27-28   Te Awamutu Train Show at the Te Awamutu Events Centre, hosted by the Hamilton Model Railroaders Club.

May 2019

11-12   Dunedin Model Train Show – Taeri Bowling Club, Wickliffe Street, Mosgiel,

31   AMRA 2019 The American Model Railroad Association 2019 convention will be at the Tauranga Yacht Club from Friday 31 May to Monday 3 June (Queen’s Birthday weekend). Email Bryan Fitzpatrick:

August 2019

10 -11  WaiRailX 2019, at the YMCA Masterton.  Further details as they come to hand.

October 2019

5-6       The BIG Model Train Show – Pioneer Stadium, Lyttleton Street, Christchurch.

April 2020   

10-13     “Rails from the Rubble” National Model Railway  Convention.  The venue is St Andrew’s College, 347 Papanui Road, Strowan, Christchurch 8052. For further details email:

25-27   A proposed gathering of enthusiasts working in 9 mm to the foot scale – the first such gathering in fifty years – to be held in Hastings from Saturday 25 (Anzac Day) to Monday 27.  See the March 2019 NZ Model Railway Journal for further details. Contact:

or Paul Berntsen, 52 Tauroa Road, Havelock North 4130


                                                               Page updated 26 March 19