The ACT Scale Modellers’ Society is grateful to have on board several platinum sponsors who allow us to deliver the experience we do for our members and guests. These sponsors are listed alphabetically below. Please visit their sites and if you can support them in return in anyway it will assist us to maintain these partnerships for future years.
BNA Model World
From humble beginnings by two people in a garage in 2007 to a now fully-fledged enterprise, BNA Model World has quickly grown into the largest online hobby and scale model sho p in Australia, and also among the biggest in the world.
Having every part of your model project covered, we provide not only all kinds of scale model kits including the most popular ones over the market and those high-end super detailed intermediate model kits, but also the broadest range of upgrade and detail-up sets, diorama accessories, modelling tools and painting products at affordable prices to help modellers have a better modelling experience, create better-detailed models and achieve an easier customisation with more options and possibilities.
As a modest and customer-centred company, we listen closely to the needs of our customers and constantly strive to supply what customers want at the best price. Through the years, we have evolved our own system to be able to quickly respond to every customer’s request and meet their needs efficiently.
Where Canberra meets! We offer members and guests a comprehensive and quality range of facilities with our two venues located in Woden and the City. Our dedicated service teams deliver superior dining, beverage, music, entertainment, and conferences and events to suit your every need on any occasion.
Established in 2004, Hobbies Australia has grown to be Australia’s premier importer and distributor supporting the Australian hobby market.
We supply close to 300 retailers in Australia including hobby stores, toy stores, electronics, gaming and more. As a “B2B” company we are trade only do not supply direct to end consumers. Our warehouse and office facilities are based in Newcastle NSW, allowing us easy access to all major East Coast population centres with an overnight road freight service. We supply over 50 brands in to the Australian hobby market, with over 30,000 SKUs on offer. We take pride in supporting our dealers with great service, and value for money products.
Our sales team has many years of experience in all aspects of radio control and hobbies.
SMS - The Scale Modellers Supply
Made for the Modeller, by the Modeller. Family owned and operated. Largest manufacturer of hobby paint in Australia.
The Scale Modellers Supply was created in 2016 by Scott Taylor, a passionate scale modeller who is well regarded and recognised in the Australian scale model scene based on his work with Gundam, Military and Dinosaur Models along with his promotion of the hobby through free workshop and community events.
SMS Southern Model Supplies
Southern Model Supplies is an Australian privately owned and operated business which commenced in Adelaide, South Australia in 1954.
The company imports and distributes a range of iconic toy and hobby brands throughout Australia and are the EXCLUSIVE distributor for these brands. Distribution of our products is via a network of major retailers and independent toy, hobby and specialty retailers. The company does not sell via the internet or direct to the public.
We are dedicated to supplying quality products that are both exciting and innovative, while also providing the highest levels of customer service. Southern Model Supplies has won the prestigious retailers award for the Distributor of the Year nineteen times since its inception in 1991. Southern Model Supplies is a member of the Australian Toy Association.
Thoroughbred Park, home of the Canberra Racing Club and Thoroughbred horse racing in the Capital conducts 25 meetings a year, including the TAB Melbourne Cup Day in November and the Canberra Carnival (John McGrath Auto Group Black Opal Stakes Day & TAB Canberra Cup Day) in March.
Our Functions Department are more than happy to help with providing you an ultimate experience on race day, a conference package for your special event or a wedding reception in one of our flexible and versitile function spaces. Our Christmas party race days are ideal for small to large groups and our outdoor spaces can cater for groups up to 1000.