Model railways, toys and hobbies, trade stands and free entertainment for the kids. The Hobby Expo is run by the Taupo Model Railway Club. Each year we have model rail clubs from around the area bring their traveling layouts of all different styles and sizes. We also have different groups and clubs from Taupo exhibiting as well, so it is not all about trains. See a full-size glider up close. An ideal day out for all adults and children included. What will be at our event? Trains! Slot Cars, Flags, Books, Creative Fibre (weaving wool), Model Trucks, Model Boats, Model Cars, Model Planes (radio controlled), Full size Glider, Vintage Cars, Bouncy Castle, Lego, Radio controlled off road models, Refreshments and Eftpos available.