About Us

Welcome to Southern Model Supplies.

Established in Adelaide, South Australia in 1954, Southern Model Supplies is a proudly Australian-owned and operated wholesaler. With a rich history, spanning over six decades, we have established ourselves as a leading importer and distributor of iconic toy and hobby brands throughout Australia.

We are honoured to be the exclusive distributor for some of the world's most renowned hobby brands, including:

  • AIRFIX Plastic Model Kits
  • CORGI Diecast Collectables
  • HIGHWAY REPLICAS Diecast Replicas
  • HORNBY Railway Model Trains, Tracks & Accessories
  • HUMBROL Hobby Paints
  • ITALERI Plastic Model Kits
  • OXFORD Diecast Replicas
  • PECO Railway Model Trains & Accessories (non-exclusive)
  • POCHER 1/8 Model Kits
  • REVELL Plastic Model Kits
  • REVELL Radio Control
  • SCALEXTRIC Model Slot Cars
  • TAMIYA Plastic Model Kits
  • TAMIYA Hobby Paints, Tools & Accessories
  • TAMIYA Radio Control
  • TRAXXAS Radio Control

While we do not sell directly to the public or online, our extensive product range is distributed through a network of major retailers and independent toy, hobby, and speciality stores nationwide. Find your local store via our helpful "Dealer Locator" page.

Southern Model Supplies is proud to have been recognized with the prestigious "Distributor of the Year" award nineteen times since its inception in 1991, a testament to our commitment to supplying quality products that are both exciting and innovative, while also providing the highest levels of customer service.

Southern Model Supplies is also a proud member of the Australian Toy Association.

Thank you for taking an interest in Southern Model Supplies and we hope to continue supplying the latest and most innovative products to suit your hobby needs!

Should you wish to become part of our distribution network, please send us your enquiry via our "Contact Us" page.