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Middleton Model Railway

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Cwmglyn Farm | 2Km West of State Highway 2, Eketahuna, New Zealand
06375864
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Fascinating set up

I was there for the cheese only but it was an amazing set up for model rail enthusiasts. There was... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Astarte I
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Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand
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What a fun place for a family outing. wonderful model railway for both young & old. Picnic area for... read more

Reviewed 3 August 2017
622beverleyj
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Carterton, New Zealand
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“colin” (3 reviews)
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Cwmglyn Farm | 2Km West of State Highway 2, Eketahuna, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was there for the cheese only but it was an amazing set up for model rail enthusiasts. There was quite a bunch of chaps playing with the kit. I purchased a NZ railway themed tea towel as a gift for a friend. There was...More

Thank Astarte I
Reviewed 3 August 2017

What a fun place for a family outing. wonderful model railway for both young & old. Picnic area for fine weather plus the chance to buy farm house cheeses

Thank 622beverleyj
Reviewed 18 May 2017

My son loves the train and Biddy and Colin are fabulous. While he watches the trains and runs some himself, Biddy and I have time for a catch up

Thank Nadine_Dunbar
Reviewed 19 February 2017

Stopped by here on a spur of the moment thing after seeing the sign. I was wonderfully delighted at the size of the railway. It is huge, and I quite enjoyed watching all the trains moving around. The fact that there are trains you can...More

Thank Draco_Malfoy
Reviewed 6 December 2016

37 years of hard work (can you have a hard hobby?) results in this interesting model railway. There are interactive sections of the display where children (and large children) can make the locomotives move. More scenery is planned to improve the exhibit. This attraction is...More

Thank Kiwiseley
Reviewed 22 January 2016

With my wife I visited Middleton Model Railway for a second time. We had visited some years ago and on this second visit we found Colin, the owner and operator of the vast model railway layout, still incredibly passionate about his magnificent build. Since our...More

Thank robert w
Reviewed 10 August 2015

2 attractions in one! Colin has one of the largest working model railway displays in NZ. Various gauges and lots of kits etc to buy. A vast knowledge which he is happy to share. His wife Biddy makes a most wonderful farm house cheese., Think...More

Thank TrevorFJ
Reviewed 20 June 2015

We stopped here on a miserable day, cold and rainy. The railway is in a huge barn but lovely and warm with a wood burner roaring in the corner. Much larger than I expected and very interactive which is good as normally at a model...More

Thank JayneBlenheim
Reviewed 4 February 2015

This is an interactive attraction where you get to control a number of different trains on different tracks. Some are just back and forth whilst the larger one takes in model country side and towns. The models are based on train stations in Wales I...More

Thank BF55
Reviewed 4 February 2015

A wonderful large model railway set up of a whole city scape plus lots of other smaller models and static displays. Ideal for any large small boy.

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