Thinking of collecting die-cast?

Detailed die-cast toys have been around since the 1940s when they were mostly produced as promotional items or children’s toys. It wasn’t long before the industry grew to cater for all the people wanting to collect miniature vehicles as a...

New to plastic modeling?

Building a plastic model can be a little more difficult than it seems. But it can also be very enjoyable and rewarding when you have realistic goals and the right tools for the job. Let’s look at some things to keep in mind when buying...

Welcome to Model World!

Model World has been sharing it’s enthusiasm for die-cast and plastic models since it was established in Adelaide in 1989 and continues today to build on its stock of collectable die-cast and high quality plastic kits.

We stock a large range of plastic kits including cars, planes, trucks, military vehicles and artillery, sci-fi and figurines as well as the supplies needed to build them such as paints and glue. Plastic kits range in size and cost and can suit beginner, advanced or expert modellers depending on the complexity of the model. New to plastic modelling? Have a look at a brief guide here.

Contact us

Model World
5/4 Deacon avenue Richmond,
South Australia 5033
Opening Hours
Monday 9:30 am – 5:30 pm
Tuesday 9:30 am – 5:30 pm
Wednesday 9:30 am – 5:30 pm
Thursday 9:30 am – 7:00 pm
Friday 9:30 am – 5:30 pm
Saturday 9:30 am – 4:00 pm
Sunday Closed

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As well as plastic kits we carry a large range of die-cast vehicles. You’ll find large scale V8 supercars, Matchbox and Hotwheels toys, out of production Dinky toy vehicles, commercial and military aircraft, construction vehicles and trucks, Formula 1 and much more. New to collecting die-cast? Here’s some advice on collecting different types of die-cast vehicles.
Located just outside the city, there is parking available so you can feel free to stay as long as you like and the kids might enjoy looking at all the vehicles on display while you have a browse around. will keep you up to date on modelling competitions and swap meets that we’ll be attending throughout the year so stay tuned to the site and our social network pages to see the details. These events are a great place to see what other modellers are doing and what kind of kits are currently available.


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