This page has all the links to the different pages on the OMES website plus outside organisations that also share our interests. Please feel free to browse our website for as long as you like, and contact us about any questions you may have about the club, or about any other groups that we have not mentioned on this page.
The Otago Model Engineering Society is made up of 4 main club groups. These groups specialize in the construction and running of their particular modeling or engineering projects.
The club can be also hired out for Private Events such as parties, meetings, corporate functions and end of year parties.
All club facilities for members include:
Like to join OMES??
With winter approaching it is a great time to start on a new hobby. Why not join OMES?? Come along to the and see what we do in the club and ask our members questions about our hobby (Sunday open days).
Each new member will receive a tutor (current member) to help them through their modelling.
Phone the president (see below) or come to our next running day (see above) and make yourself known to the members there, and fill out an application form (information to go with application, Note: 2 different pages).
Other Model Engineering/Scale Railway Organisations or Groups
www.meanz.org Model Engineers Assoc of NZ. Objectives are; to set guidelines and national standards relating to model engineering activities and to represent and further the interests of members on a national basis. Includes list of Model Engineering Clubs
Otago Model Engineering Society Inc. (OMES) MEANZ Representative
Jim Woods 476 1369 firstname.lastname@example.org
Other MEANZ Affiliated Modelling Clubs in New Zealand
www.wmec.org.nz Whangarei Model Engineering Club
www.asme.org.nz Auckland Society of Model Engineers (Panmure)
www.manukaulivesteamers.co.nz Manukau Live Steamers
www.hme.co.nz Hamilton Model Engineers
www.crls.org.nz Cambridge and Rotorua Live Steamers Inc (Cambridge)
www.npsmee.tripod.com New Plymouth Society of Model & Experimental Engineers
www.pnmec.org.nz Palmerston North Model Engineering Club
www.mams.org.nz Marlborough Associated Modellers Society (Blenheim)
www.NelsonModellers.org.nz Nelson Society of Modellers
Picton Model Engineers
www.csmee.org.nz Christchurch Society of Model Experimental Engineers (Halswell)
www.clstrains.co.nz Christchurch Live Steamers (McLeans Island, near Airport)
www.south-canterbury-model-engineers.org South Canterbury Model Engineers (Timaru)
www.omrr.org.nz Otago Miniature Road and Rail Society (Mosgiel)
Gore Model Engineers
Southland Society of
Recommended Local Hobby Shop: Coast Models & Miniatures
Email: email@example.com Phone: (03) 481 1410
Mobile: 027 222 9794
Address: 825 Brighton Road, Ocean View, Dunedin, 9035 (please always contact before visiting to arrange a time for viewing)
NOW, New Zealand Agent for DCC Concepts (DCC Concepts in Australian based, link to the Cobalt point motor page, used on the OMES layouts) and Atlas (USA).
Members get 10% discount
with presentation of membership card.