[WWI] Hobby shops down under
Shane and Lorna Jenkins
sljenkins at tac.com.au
Wed Oct 30 21:08:23 EDT 2013
On 29/10/2013 10:41 PM, Shane Weier wrote:
> Sydney is a bit of a modelling wilderness. The largest model shop is
> in the Queen Victoria building in the city itself, and has a decent
> but unexceptional selection. I usually spend a half hour there, but
> seldom see anything I couldn't get alsewhere, and probably already
> did. In fact, the *best* and biggest shop is Frontline Hobbies -
> about 70km north!
> The other Syney region shops are smaller, and away from the centre,
> just not in Newcastle.
> (Who at last found the A7V "Mephisto", now installed under plastic
> sheeting at the Railway Museum, where it is still being conserved
> after being flooded in January 2011)
Ahhh try 150km north of Sydney to Frontline Hobbies in Newcastle
But yes no really decent hobby shops in Sydney or its surrounds - but
then I'm biased as a ship modeller / mongrel modeller cos we're not
really served all that well in local bricks n mortar shops.
Though YMMV depending on your tastes
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