Frontline Hobbies

at 255 Hunter Street, Newcastle, 2300 Australia

Australia's Largest Hobby Store!

Frontline Hobbies
255 Hunter Street
Newcastle , NSW 2300
Contact Phone
P: +61 02 49291140


Frontline Hobbies started life in 1978 and has gradually evolved to become Australia's largest hobby store with over 1,000 square metres of retail space in the heart of downtown Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia.

How To Get to Frontline Hobbies

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Opening time

  • Mondays: 09:00- 17:30
  • Tuesdays: 09:00- 17:30
  • Wednesdays: 09:00- 17:30
  • Thursdays: 09:00- 18:30
  • Fridays: 09:00- 17:30
  • Saturdays: 09:00- 16:00
  • Sundays: 10:00- 16:00


Price category
$$$ (30-50)

General Info

Frontline Hobbies supports local schools and charities. The store owner, Colin Scott, is Director and Board Member of Westpac Rescue Helicopter Service, the Australian Toy Association, and Director and Board Member, Hunter Business Chamber and Director & Board Member Australian Retailer Association.

Company Rating

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Axial's SCX10 II officially announced! Features a brand new transmission which boasts a large efficency improvement over the old one! Check out full details in the video below! This product can be viewed on our website here:

Published Frontline Hobbies on 2016-06-22 08:50:00 GMT

Brand new releases from World of Tanks with some bonus codes and other extras are on the table from Italeri this month (and a very nice model inside as well!). Let’s have a look at what’s new from Italeri’s World of Tanks crossover in the video below. You can view our World of Tanks range and more on our website here:

Published Frontline Hobbies on 2016-06-21 09:00:00 GMT

We are now taking Pre-orders for this New Announcement from Classic Carlectables: 1:43 Triple Eight Historical 1-2-3 Finish. Limited to only 1000 pieces worldwide, be sure to pre-order yours here to make sure you dont miss out! Priced at $139, you can view this item on our website here:

Published Frontline Hobbies on 2016-06-19 09:00:00 GMT

As always a big thank you to the staff at Frontline Hobbies for hosting the Gundam Building day. Smaller turnout than normal unfortunately due to the bad weather but still a great time was had. Looking forward to the next one. Luke.

Published Luke Neil on 2016-06-19 06:27:47 GMT

Here is Scott with our latest Gundam model kits, which arrived just in time for the weekend! You can check out our Gundam new arrivals & restocked items here:

Published Frontline Hobbies on 2016-06-18 02:00:00 GMT

Just in stock the Trumpeter 1/200 HMS Hood British Battlecruiser kit! A massive 1/200th scale plastic kit of the Royal Navy Battlecruiser, HMS Hood! Conceived in WWI and sunk in WWII, the HMS Hood blew up in action with the Bismarck in the Denmark Strait, 24th May 1941. The 1/200 series of warships from Trumpeter has produced absolutely stunning models and Hood was always thought the best looking ship in the fleet! Model Length 1318mm Width 163mm Over 1490 Parts $449.99 You can view this kit on our website here:

Published Frontline Hobbies on 2016-06-17 02:00:00 GMT

Only 3 more days to go until our Gundam modelling workshop! We have a wide range of kits to choose from as well as tools, paints and more! We are receiving new or re-stocked kits every month and we hope to see you on Sunday, doors are open from 10am and our selection of Gundam merchandise can be viewed on our website here:

Published Frontline Hobbies on 2016-06-16 08:24:17 GMT

New and in stock from Biante Model Cars this week is the 1:18 Scale Holden HQ Monaro Street Machine “Venom,” in the stunning Noxious Green colour. RRP: $249.99 Limited Edition of 1600 Pieces. You can view this item on our website here:

Published Frontline Hobbies on 2016-06-16 02:00:00 GMT

Coming very soon! #hobbies #kits Priced at $449, these kits can be viewed on our website here:

Published Frontline Hobbies on 2016-06-14 07:32:08 GMT

Very excited about the Kyosho Optima re-release. What would like to see Kyosho America bring back next? You can view this kit on our website here:

Published Frontline Hobbies on 2016-06-12 08:30:00 GMT

Published Frontline Hobbies on 2016-06-12 04:01:45 GMT

Husky MK.III ( VMMD ) Submitted By Modeler Macson Tan 1:35 Scale Kit by AFV. This kit is in stock and can be viewed on our website here:

Published Frontline Hobbies on 2016-06-11 08:30:05 GMT

Great diorama #watereffects #hobbies

Published Frontline Hobbies on 2016-06-08 07:28:26 GMT

Great insight to everything that is happening in the world of Airfix modelling. #hobbies #spitfire #warhawk

Published Frontline Hobbies on 2016-06-08 02:05:50 GMT

Now in stock from Biante Model Cars is the 1:18 Scale Ford XR Falcon GT Street Machine “Nemesis” in Empire Green! RRP: $250.00 Limited Edition of 1008 Pieces. Available here:

Published Frontline Hobbies on 2016-06-07 03:16:17 GMT

Very cool custom Team Losi Racing 5T AWD, very cool! #hobbies #5thscale

Published Frontline Hobbies on 2016-06-06 09:00:00 GMT

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Published Gary Gordon on 2016-06-06 01:40:02 GMT

Andrew, one of our avid Gundam enthusiasts, has just finished yet another custom Gundam model kit, complete with battle damage and weathering. Great job Andrew, keep up the excellent work!

Published Frontline Hobbies on 2016-06-05 09:00:00 GMT

Fantastic one of a kind Designer Dolls House! #dollshouse #cool #hobbies

Published Frontline Hobbies on 2016-06-04 09:00:00 GMT

hi this is gary do you have the battery in stock the code is DSBXP01801S45

Published Gary Gordon on 2016-06-03 23:18:15 GMT

Very interesting article on different styles! #hobbies

Published Frontline Hobbies on 2016-06-03 03:55:02 GMT

New LEGO Speed Champions products featuring Audi, Ford, Chevrolet and Porsche are available now! You can view these on our website here:

Published Frontline Hobbies on 2016-06-02 07:00:00 GMT

New from Bullyland today are their latest range of Finding Dory figurines, just in time for the release of the movie! Priced from $12.99, you can view our range of Bullyland figurines on our website here:

Published Frontline Hobbies on 2016-06-02 01:38:07 GMT

"A real driver knows exactly what's in his car." We have a huge variety of Fast & Furious Cars in stock in a variety of different scales. From Dom's Charger out of Fast & Furious to Brian's GTR out of Fast & Furious 7 and everything in between! You can view our range on our website here:

Published Frontline Hobbies on 2016-06-01 04:42:59 GMT

Horizon Hobby have introduced some exciting new additions to the ECX AMP line of 1/10th 2WD ready-to-run off-road cars. Unbeatable in both performance and durability, the 1/10 scale AMP 2wd Monster Truck doesn’t shy away from rough terrain. Its hard-hitting durability alongside means that not even the toughest of conditions will stop you in your tracks. You can view these on our website here:

Published Frontline Hobbies on 2016-05-31 06:07:12 GMT

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