New Zealand's Model Train and Slotcar Specialist
Ironhorse Hobbies stocks a huge range of model trains (including NZR models), slot cars, diecast aircraft, books, DVDs, accessories and rare or unusual items.
We pride ourselves on sourcing items that you're having difficulty tracking down elsewhere.
HORNBY e-Link Pack has arrived
Using just the power of a PC or your SmartPhone to control your model railway with the introduction of the unique Hornby DCC 'eLink' interface unit complete with RailMasterSoftware
HORNBY TRAINSET GIFT VOUCHER
FREE WITH ANY HORNBY TRAINSET PURCHASED IN THE MONTH OF APRIL WE WILL INCLUDE A $30 GIFT VOUCHER ABSOLUTLEY FREE!!!!! FOR YOUR NEXT PURCHASE.
Gift Vouchers Available Now
Perfect for any occasion
We can post directly to the recipient! Vouchers are redeemable by post or in store.
Caledonian Belle Entry Level Set
The Caledonian Belle set with the smart 0-4-0 locomotive makes easy work of hauling the 4 wheel coach and wagon around the oval of track included in the set.
HORNBY GWR TRAINSET R1138
Complete Trainset with locomotive,rolling stock, trak mat, track, power supply and controller.Complete with siding.
THE MOST FAMOUS LOCOMOTIVE
R1167 Flying Scotsman Trainset complete with Locomotive, 3 Passenger Coaches, Track,Trakmat and Cont
HORNBY FLIGHT OF THE MALLARD
AT LONG LAST THIS NEW RELEASE HAS ARRIVED .THE FAMOUS MALLARD STEAM TRAIN NOW IN A COMPLETE TRAINSET
HORNBY SOMERSET DIGITAL SET
EXCELLENT WAY OF ENTERING THE DIGITAL WORLD OF MODEL RAILWAYS
Complete with Digital loco,wagons,track and Digital Controller.
Deluxe Orient Express Train Set
Hornby Premier R1073 Digital British Pullman Venice Simplon Orient Express Train Set .Even the table lamps in the coaches light up.This is the ultimate trainset.
Hornby R1173 Trainset Latest Release
e-link Hornby R1173 Western Master train set .A major advance in Cordless Digital Railways.
Works with your Lap Top, I Pad, Tablet or I Phone.
NEW E-LINK HORNBY TRAINSET
Hornby R1172 Digital Trainset which you can operate from your Smart phone,I Pad or Laptop.New Digita
HORNBY EUROSTAR TRAINSET
Contents Eurostar Class 373 power driving unit, Eurostar Class 373 dummy driving unit, Two Eurostar Class 373 passenger saloons, Oval of Track, with Power Supply and Controller
Today's High Speed Electric Trains
R1139 Blue Rapier
Commuter travel entered a new age when the sleek and revolutionary Hitachi Class 395 entered service.
MERSEYSIDE EXPRESS N GAUGE
Nice Graham Farish Trainset in N Gauge complete with loco,coaches ,track and power supply with controller.Ready to run.
Royal Blue Train Set with E-Z Track
Complete N Gauge Bachmann Trainset ready to run .Very nice detail and latest technology by Bachmann USA Check out our selection of N gauge Trainsets.
New Zealand Railways Locomotives
KIWI RAIL, TRANZ RAIL, ETC
These NZR locomotives and rolling stock run on all Hornby and other brands of HO/OO Gauge Track
CORGI VAMPIRE T11 ONLY $69.95
Purchase "NOW" this 1:72 Die-Cast Model of the DeHavilland Vampire T11 for June/July delivery and pay only $69.95 .
Motorized 130' Turntable w/DCC -
If your road runs big power, this is the turntable for you, with a bridge that can handle any loco up to a 4-8-8-4 "Big Boy."
FALLER COAL STATION
Brilliant Kitset which requires only assembly in HO Scale Have sold many of these to delighted customers .Just one of many items in this catagory
TRESTLE BRIDGE/GIRDER BRIDGES ETC
Check out our range off Trackside Trestle Bridges curved and straight. Also many other Trackside and Scenery Accessories
Rivarossi HR2470 Big Boy Loco w/s
Union Pacific Livery
THESE SOLD FAST ONLY ONE LEFT. HO Scale. Factory fitted Lok-Sound Decoder with authentic sound .Digital on board
Rivarossi HR2410 Logging loco
2-Truck Heisler - Sound & DCC
Factory-installed DCC decoder,ESU LokSound plus metal die cast chassis, flywheels, knuckle couplers, directional front and rear lights RP-25 wheelsets.
Bachmann 'HO' Logging Cars W Logs
Bachmann Silver Series HO Scale 40' ACF Log Car with Logs Blackened Metal Wheels with RP25 Contours Body Mounted EZ Mate Couplers Non-Magnetic Blackened Brass Axles
Rivarossi 3-Truck Heisler - Standard
The model is fully assembled with a metal die cast chassis, flywheels, knuckle couplers, directional front and rear lights and RP-25 wheelsets.
Union Pacific Logging Crane
Positionable Crane Cab
Operable Elevating Boom & Hook .Essential for all HO Logging Trains
NATIONAL RAIL MUSEUM LOCO,S
ONLY TWO LEFT
We still have one each of the following ", "Dominion of "South Africa," Dwight D Eisenhower" "
Scalextric Digital Platinum Set
6 Car Head To Head Racing
Scalextric's newest and biggest release ever! Enjoy realistic passing on this huge value set. Over $1700 in value.
BUGATTI TYPE 35 GP DIE-CAST
This 1:18 Scale Die-Cast Bugatti is in the Nation Colour Project Paint work .Quality German CMC Model .We have one only in stock
Air New Zealand DC 10-30 DIE-CAST
Very nice detailed Die-Cast Model
WE HAVE PRESOLD THREE LEAVING ONLY THREE LEFT ,arriving in approx. 8 Weeks. Order now so you wont miss out
BAC 1-11 - Royal Australian Air Force
NOW IN STOCK
TWO ONLY LEFT Detailed Die-Cast Models available Length 13.2cm .Wingspan 14.25cm Buy now to avoid disappointment
KB Locomotive At Springfield
1000 piece Jig-Saw Puzzle of this iconic locomotive. A brilliant NZ Steam Loco Puzzle.
EMD SW1 - Standard DC
Southern Railway #2008 (green, white, gold)
Limited Edition -- One Time Run of These Roadnumbers!
Kansas City Southern F7A W/SOUND
Factory fitted Digital Sound Locomotive.Heavy die-cast chassis for max traction.All wheel drive and all wheel pick-up
LOW COST ELECTIC POINTS
Ready to go Electric Motorised points complete with motor,switch and wiring. Fully compatible with all HO/OO Track.
Hornby Track & Accessories
FREE DELIVERY WITHIN NZ FOR ORDERS OVER $95.00
FULL RANGE OF HORNBY TRACK AND ACCESSORIES AVAILABLE HERE
FLEXIBLE TRACK UNDERLAY H505A
FITS HORNBY AND PECO TRACK
This track underlay is made from a top quality weatherproof foam.Resistant to UV light decay .Deadens the drum board" noise
High Detail Noch Limestone Wall
Limestone Rock Wall
Large rock plate of structural hard foam, in polybag. Exactly detailed, pre-weathered and ready to use. 32 x 18cm.
STATIC GRASS STATIC GRASS
Has arrived .This is a quality product by Noch in Spring Meadow Green
NOCH 50210 Static Grass 2.5mm Spring Meadow 100g
HORNBY SHUNTERS WAGONS
New release ,just arrived Catalogue numbers are R6642/R6642A/R6643 and R6643A.Just click on the "click here" green button.
METCALF BRITISH RAILWAY KITS
These kits are produced in quality detail in 00/H0 and N Scale. Full range and new releases in stock now
NOCH,BUSCH,PRIESER & FALLER
We carry a large selection of these excellent Scenery items by Noch,Busch,Prieser and Faller.
LARGE RANGE OF PLASTIC KITSETS
We stock a large range of Tamiya, Italeri, Revell , Airfix ,Dragon and Trumpter plus other Brands.Ships,Aircraft,Tanks ,Trucks and Cars etc
Revell 04745 1:32 Dornier Do 27 "Grzimek" Gift Set
Hornby R8312SF eLink RailMaster Combination Pack
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All Major Brands
We stock all major brands of model railways in all scales and slot cars:
John Gardner White Metal NZR Locomotive Kits.
AFX, Airfix, Atlas, Bachmann, Busch, Classix, Floquil, Graham Farish, Hornby, Humbrol, Ninco, Oxford, Peco, Scalextric, Slot It, Spectrum, Tamiya, Testors, Walthers, Woodlands.
New Zealand Railway books and DVDs.
We also stock a large range of products in-store that are not listed on our web site. If you can't find what you're looking for here, please contact us.