Welcome to North Yard Model Railway Parts.

North Yard are suppliers of: miniature screws, nuts & washers, brass wire and brass rod, wheels, wheel sets, gearboxes, loco mechanisms, paints, various metals and other model railway and general hobby requirements.

We now also have the South Dock range of model kits.  You can go directly to our South Dock website: www.southdock.co.nz  or by clicking on the South Dock website link in the menu above.

North Yard is operated on a part-time basis. All orders and queries are attended to as soon as is possible.  We are retail and wholesale suppliers.


At times we are away from the workshop and there may be a delay in response to your order or query, you can email us to check on your order status.



Wellington Rail-X ~ 14th & 15th November

We will be away from Friday 13th November until end of November attending to business while in North Island.

If you wish to phone us during our time away, we will have a mobile phone with us: 027 237 9235.

Please accept our apologies for any inconvenience our absence may cause. We will attend to emails, orders and queries when we return.



We (will be)  had planned to be away from the workshop attending the following train shows up to the end of 2020, as you can see below a number of these events have now been cancelled.  For those that we will be attending we will respond to your email/order/query as soon as we can upon return to workshop.

(email us:  northyard@xtra.co.nz )

Nelson Train Show ~ 21 – 22 March  – CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19

Christchurch, NZAMRA Convention, Easter Weekend – CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19

Dunedin Train Show ~ 9th & 10th May – CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19

Ashburton Train Show ~ 4th & 5th July- CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19

Taupo Hobby Expo ~ 11th & 12th July 2020 –  CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19

Rail-X  Palmerston North ~ 18th & 19th July 2020 – CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19

Christchurch Big Train Show ~ 3rd & 4th October – CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19




Click on link to download our catalogue.     North Yard Product Catalogue

Quotes are sent on request, any queries please contact us by email:  northyard@xtra.co.nz