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2018 Expo Tickets available now

2018 Diecast Expo FAQ’s

We have listed some commonly asked questions below for you. We are always happy to answer any questions you may have. Simply go to our Contact Us.

Q. Is there a limit to the number of models that I can purchase?
A. Model limits apply to make sure that each attendee has the opportunity to purchase the limited run model produced exclusively for the Diecast Model Expo.

Q. How do I gain access to the Expo room?
A. You must be a registered attendee to automatically access the Expo room. Click here to purchase your tickets to the 2018 Diecast Model Expo.

Q. How do I get to the venue?
A. There are a few ways to get to Rydges Hotel Parramatta. From the airport, you can catch a train, click here to view information (http://www.airportlink.com.au/directions/rosehill/). The Rosehill train station is basically opposite the Rydges hotel. If you get off at Parramatta station it is a 20 minute walk, probably a short taxi ride would be best with luggage. You can catch a cab from airport, approximate cost is $75.

Q. Do I need to attend the meal event?
A. No, but the meal event is a great way to meet other collectors and are always an enjoyable evening. A limited edition model car only available at the meal event is another good reason to secure your tickets now. Meal event will also give attendees an opportunity to win diecast prizes.
Click here for more information regarding the planned meal event.

Q. Can my spouse/partner/child attend?
A. Yes, they are certainly welcome and it is free for them to attend, however they will not be eligible to purchase exclusive model cars, or get an Expo showbag unless they pay the registration fee of $24.00. Please list their name on your registration form for registration purposes.

Q. What happens in the main expo hall during the day?
A. All the leading distributors will have great displays of current and future planned releases of models. They will be on hand to chat to you during the day. ‘Dr’ Rob Smith will be running ‘how to’ workshops on customising model cars. Check out awesome modified diecast models in the Custom Model Competition. Legendary drivers are planned to attend the main expo hall during the day. Grab an autograph in the exclusive signing sessions with our legends.

Q. What is room trading?
A. Room trading is a great opportunity for you to bring your collectables, merchandise or whatever it may be and basically set up a shop inside your hotel room. You can then open the door at your leisure and watch as collectors come in and out of your room in a relaxed environment while buying, selling or trading on the spot. Click here for more information on how to secure a room at Rydges hotel Parramatta.

Q. What nearby accommodation is available?
A. The diecast model expo team has secured a great deal to attendees at Rydges Hotel Parramatta. Click here for more information.