What's On?

The 2016 Big Boys Toys Expo Canberra showcased a range of products you've always dreamed of owning. With a range of exhibitors including automotive, marine, hobbies, brewing, 3d-printing, aeronautical, remote control and outdoor there's something for everyone!

Attraction Description Exhibitor Category
Attraction Description Exhibitor Category
The Hangover SOS The Hangover SOS was founded with a vision to help the world live every day and every night to the fullest. SOS is a concentrated shot of vitamins, minerals and aminos to help you wake up feeling fresh and sharp every day, regardless of the night before. Why should a few beers leave you knocking on death's door?

Come and check it out for yourself!
Oxygen Essentials for Life
Oxygen: Essentials for Life
Outdoors & Leisure
Sample beer from Tortured Gum Brewery Tortured Gum's small batch beer is lovingly handcrafted using the highest quality natural brewing ingredients sourced from around the world. The beer we make is of the highest quality standard without any chemicals or preservatives ensuring that you will have the finest beer produced in Canberra.

You can even try before you buy - drop in to the Tortured Gum Brewery stand to find your new favourite drop!
Tortured Gum Brewery
Tortured Gum Brewery
Outdoors & Leisure
Fresh Breeze "XCitor" ParaTrike Fresh Breeze 'XCitor' ParaTrikeThe Fresh Breeze "XCitor" is a two-seat ParaTrike (powered parachute) aircraft which is also a trailer that can be towed directly behind a car.

It is the sports car of powered parachute aircraft!
Loweflight
Loweflight
Outdoors & Leisure
Recreational Aviation Australia's Flight Simulator Enjoy the experience as Pilot in Command in a four seat Cessna 172 flight simulator!

A qualified instructor will guide you through your flight experience - even better, two of your family or friends can join in the simulator and watch you fly!
Recreational Aviation Australia
Recreational Aviation Australia
Outdoors & Leisure
Special Rates for Power Kart Raceway - Feel the RUSH Hitting the track at Power Kart RacewayCanberra's very own world-class electric go kart centre. High torque fun on a F1-styled track. Chicanes, hairpins, straights and plenty of opportunity to get the heart racing with our latest generation of electric powered karts.

Stop by our stand during the expo for some exclusive Big Boys Toys attendee rates!
Power Kart Raceway
Power Kart Raceway
Autoland
Vehicle Accessories Jeep from Jeep CityCheck out Jeep City for all your vehicular needs - lift kits, wheels, tyres, lightbars, recovery gear, Smittybilt accessories, Pro Comp suspension, UHF radios, Jeep merch, and more! Jeep City
Jeep City
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RestorFX & Speedliner deals from Wizard Paint Repairs RestorFX job by Wizard Paint RepairsThe experts from Wizard Paint Repairs will be demonstrating their magic with their amazing new product, Restor FX. With mind blowing results this product can bring an old, tired car back to life; at a lot less of the cost than doing a full respray. You won't believe this product until you see it for yourself.

The Wizards also offer the world's toughest Speedliner that puts any other tub liner to shame. With its strength, flexibility and robust performance, the product is limitless in its versatility to be able to Speedline anything from Ute tubs to boat floors to the outside of a full car with the Wizard's one a kind speedlined Rocky which will be on display at the show.
Come and see us in the Budawang pavilion to be amazed by what they have to offer.
Wizard Paint Repairs
Wizard Paint Repair
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Discounts from International Paintball Group International Paintball Group is the world's largest paintball company with over 25 venues in Australia alone. Discounted packages available at Big Boys Toys for: birthdays from 8+ years, bucks parties, team events, Christmas parties, or just a great day out with your mates! International Paintball Group
International Paintball Group
Sports & Fitness
FiiK Electric Skateboards Engineered to premium quality, FiiK boards exceed extreme performance standards. FiiK Electric Skateboards have exclusively designed Lithium-Polymer (LiFePo4) battery-packs, Stepless Digital Throttle, Anti-Lock Braking (ABS), LED Safety Lighting, and a heap of other system and performance features.

Total Action Sports
Whether you just ride to the beach for a surf check, head out to off-road dirt, or stick to hard-surface speed styling around the neighbourhood, there’s a FiiK Electric Skateboard perfectly matched to you, and your style.
Total Action Sports
Total Action Sports
Outdoors & Leisure
Sample Stockman Sticks Beef Jerky Stockman Sticks Beef Jerky is handmade in the shadows of the Brindabella and Snowy Mountains using 100% Australian grass-fed beef.
Proudly registered with the official Australian Made Campaign, Stockman Sticks Beef Jerky is Australian grown, made and owned.
Each unique beef jerky flavour is inspired by the Australian drover and has been trialled and perfected to withstand the long yard.

Stockman Sticks Beef Jerky is a prepackaged product - grab a taste at the Stockman Sticks stand!
Stockman Sticks Beef Jerky
Stockman Sticks
Outdoors & Leisure
Canberra Café Racers Canberra Cafe RacersCanberra Café Racers (CCR) is a non profit social group for riders & builders of niche motorcycles such as Cafe Racers, Bobbers, Choppers, Brat style, Street Trackers & Retro Classics. Formed in 2013, CCR's active members participate in regular rides and social events every month.

CCR is involved in "The Distinguished Gentlemans Ride", a worldwide motorcycle event that takes place in every capital city on the last Sunday in September to raise money for the Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia.

CCR is also a member of the ACT Council of Motor Clubs which allows financial members with older bikes concessional registration. As well as rides and social events, members are happy to assist with advice and enjoy building and modifying their machines, some of which will be on display at Big Boys Toys.
Canberra Cafe Racers
Canberra Café Racers
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Arcade Games & Pinball from Vice City Players Vice City Players in action at the Kiss in Paradise competitionRemember games arcades? Meet the Vice City Players, a local group of pinball and retro video arcade game enthusiasts, bringing you a selection of their favourite machines.

Play the arcade machines for a gold coin donation, proceeds go to Menslink.
Vice City Players
Vice City Players
Entertainment & Activities
Little Big Rigs Remote control trucks by Little Big RigsLittle Big Rigs is a social group of enthusiasts aged 5 to 60+ who collect and build remote control trucks. Members customise Tamiya kits to look like Australian based trucks. The average truck and trailer combination is around 1.2 meters long and 20cm wide, weighing in at about 6kgs and is powered on 7.2V NiMH battery packs.

Come and see the fleet in action!
Little Big Rigs Autoland
Cutting Edge Knives & Outdoor Accessories Welcome to Cutting Edge Knives & Outdoor Accessories. Our vision is to offer collectors and outdoor enthusiasts the largest range of production and Custom knives in Australia. You will receive "customer centered" service, a solid guarantee, discount prices and prompt delivery. We have some exclusive dealerships with companies and custom knife makers worldwide including Chris Reeve, Cold Steel, Zero Tolerance, Buck, Kershaw, CRKT, Benchmade, KaBar and many more! Everything at the show will be marked down 10-50% off retail so be quick.... Cutting Edge Knives and Outdoor Accessories
Cutting Edge Knives and Outdoor Accessories
Outdoors & Leisure
Strongman Spectacular Closed Competition

Watch athletes from across the Capital Region and interstate battle it out in a test of strength for the title of Canberra's Strongest Man or Woman"Strongman - A man of great physical strength, especially one who performs feats of strength as a form of entertainment" - Biggie Steffens

Athletes from across the Capital Region and interstate, will be battling it out in a test of strength, for the title of Canberra's Strongest Man/Woman. Current ACT records will be broken. The competition is awe inspiring, when watching these some what "super-humans" lift inhuman weights. Watch these men and women move impossible weights using super human strength and test the limits of the human body. Over 2 days, 6 gruelling events, non stop entertainment!

Highlights of the competition:
  • An 18tonne Semi trailer truck pulled, by super-human strength!
  • A 150kg Log Lift
  • Atlas Stones going up to 180kgs
PTC Macarthur
PTC Macarthur
Entertainment & Activities
Watercraft from Aussie Boat Sales Formosa Tomahawk

Take to the water in style!

Check out your next aquatic ride from Aussie Boat Sales, featuring models from Karnic, Regal and Formosa Marine.

KarnicRegalFormosa Marine

Aussie Boat Sales Outdoors & Leisure
Big Boys and Strong Women Hero Challenge

GymQuip Fitness presents the Big Boys and Strong Women Hero Challenge - a mixed-pairs fitness competition held over two days at Big Boys Toys Expo with over $3000 of cash and prizes to be won!

Do you have what it takes?

Registrations for the Hero Challenge are now closed! Check out the action on Saturday 20th from 10am in the Sports & Fitness (Coorong) Pavilion!

GymQuip Fitness
GymQuip Fitness
Entertainment & Activities
Beer Garden & Grill Need to recharge? Come and relax with a locally brewed beer from Bentspoke Brewing Co., with catering by Scott's Food Van and Smoking Gun BBQ. Bentspoke Brewing Co.
Bentspoke Brewing Co.


Smoking Gun BBQ
Smoking Gun BBQ


Scott's Food Van
Entertainment & Activities
Kymera Body Board

The Kymera Body Board is an all-new, all-electric jet-propelled body board able to launch an 80kg rider at 30kph+ across the water!

Wavez is proud to bring the Kymera to Australia, with NZ following this Summer and Fiji, Thailand and Japan in 2017.

With a tough roto-moulded high-density polyethylene (HDPE) body, robust engineering and stainless steel and anodised aluminium parts, the Kymera is tough enough to withstand years of action. And at only 2m long and 21kg (plus 11kg battery), it's easy to store, transport, carry and launch at your nearest lake, river or beach.

So what's holding you back? Get in touch and ask for a test ride!

Wavez: Kymera Folsom Run

Wavez
Wavez
Outdoors & Leisure
National Robowars Championship
Evening Sessions

The National Robowars Championship is headed to the nation's capital this year, with TWO HUGE NIGHTS of action-packed destruction! Come and see Australia's best builders battle it out with robots big and small, in the ultimate test of man and machine. A great show for the whole family, and a fantastic way to start exploring the world of hands-on technology.

This is a separately ticketed event, to be conducted after the main Expo has closed - check out the Robowars page for more details.

Buy Tickets

National Robowars Championship Entertainment & Activities
Robowars Demonstration & Daily Battles

Robowars is coming to the Big Boys Toys Expo with TWO HUGE DAYS of action-packed destruction! Come and see Australia's best builders battle it out with robots big and small, in the ultimate test of man and machine. A great show for the whole family, and a fantastic way to start exploring the world of hands-on technology.

Admission to the daytime sessions is FREE for Big Boys Toys ticket holders.

Robowars Entertainment & Activities
Race Your Mates
Khanacross Course

Think you’re handy behind the wheel, or just like the idea of driving against the clock? Sign up now for the Big Boys Toys Expo "Race Your Mates" competition and show the EPIC crowd what you're made of in our reasonably priced car challenge.

Picture yourself on the start line of our specially designed track, helmet on and heart pounding ready to Race Your Mates. All that's left to do is fire through the electronic beam and start putting your skills to the test.

Racers will be in the running to win trophies, FREE ENTRY to other motorsport events...and the perpetual glory of the being the inaugural Big Boys Toys - Race Your Mates Grand Champion!

So what are you waiting for? Tickets are $40 - available for purchase at the Race Your Mates area at Wagtail Way!

Cash only. Exact cash is appreciated. An ATM is located next to the Budawang Pavilion main doors. Participants must be aged 16+. Waiver forms will be provided after ticket purchase - present your completed waiver to Race Your Makes coordinators on the day.


But what IS Khanacross?

Light Car Club of Canberra (LCCC)
Light Car Club of Canberra (LCCC)
Entertainment & Activities
Tonka Scavenger Hunt for Kids TONKA inflatable truck

Kids – Are you up for the Tonka challenge?

It's time for you to go explore what the Big Boys Toys Expo has to offer!

Head to the Tonka inflatable and grab your Scavenger Hunt clue sheet. Cool prizes from Tonka for the first 100 kids to complete the list each day. All entries get to go into the draw at the end of the day for 2 Major Tonka Prize Packs!

TONKA is a trademark of Hasbro and is used with permission. © 2016 Hasbro. All Rights Reserved. Produced by Funrise Toys, Ltd. under license from Hasbro.

TONKA
Tonka
Entertainment & Activities
Scissor Tool Box Scissor Tool Box

SCISSOR TOOL BOX AUSTRALIA'S FIRST ELEVATED WORK PLATFORM TOOL BOX

The Scissor Tool Box attaches quickly and securely on the railing of most Australian used Elevated Work Platforms and mobile scaffolds with 50mm poles. No more bending or placing tools on the floor. You’ll work more efficiently with your tools at waist height for easy access. Strong, sturdy and water and UV resistant.

The Scissor Tool Box helps create a safer work environment by reducing the risk of tripping and falling items. At the end of the day you simply unscrew it, pick it up and go.

Australian designed and manufactured and invented by a local Canberran.

Scissor Tool Box
Scissor Tool Box
DIY
Repco Rally Car Display Repco Rally Car

There's no better Big Boys Buzz than flying down a dirt road sideways, dodging trees and hitting the jumps flat. In 2016 the Repco Rally Team are getting together with their mates to give you another chance to get up-close-and-personal with some of the greatest rally cars in Australia.

Last year we brought you the only World Rally Car in Australia, an ex Possum-Bourne Motorsport STi (with ARC winning heritage) and host of other rarities including the formidable R35 GTR Tarmac Rally Car.

We're planning to take it to the next level for BBT 2016 so come along and take in the mods that let us get out in the forest and live on the edge!

Repco Rally Car Team
Repco Rally Car Team
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Grand Unveiling: Customised Jeep Grand Cherokee Jeep City are working with 4WDrive Training Solutions to create their dream Jeep Grand Cherokee - be the first to see the results at the grand unveiling on Saturday at the Big Boys Toys Expo! Jeep City
Jeep City


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4WDrive Training Solutions
4WDrive Training Solutions
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Crowley's Hot Sauce Crowley's Hot Sauce

It's a fine line between pleasure and pain...

Crowley's has been awarded multiple Australian Food Industry Awards, and along with International Recognition and our WORLD #1 "Best Smokey BBQ" at the World Hot Sauce Awards, back to back for 2015 and 2016 for our "Smoke & Fire" you know you've stumbled upon one damn awesome hot sauce brand.

Can you take the heat?

Crowley's Hot Sauce
Crowley's Hot Sauce
Outdoors & Leisure
Naturally Ingrained Designs Naturally Ingrained Designs

Naturally Ingrained 'Rejenerates' new life into reclaimed timber and materials which sees them evolving with the times infusing traditional craftsmanship with modern designs, effortless beauty and functional simplicity through the use of clean lines and uncomplicated finishes. They are creating a sustainable business which sees them using "our heads, our hearts and our hands" creating timeless custom timber furniture.

Naturally Ingrained Designs
Naturally Ingrained Designs
Outdoors & Leisure
Malak-e Safety Watch for Kids Malak-e Safety Watch for Kids

The Malak-e watch is a wearable GPS tracker and mobile phone all in one, with built-in safety features that you set via iPhone/Android app. It is a tracking watch for kids allowing parents to easily locate and contact their children any time.

Malak-e Australia
Malak-e Australia
Technology
Gliding Simulator Gliding Simulator provided by Gliding Federation of Australia

Ever wanted to pilot a glider? Get your first taste from the ground in the gliding simulator!

Gliding Federation of Australia
Gliding Federation of Australia
Entertainment & Activities
2016 ACT Pinball Championships
An International Flipper Pinball Association (IFPA) endorsed event
2016 ACT Pinball Championship

Try your hand at the 2016 ACT Pinball Championships, brought to you from Vice City Players.

This year there will be three trophies for the top 3 players, cash prizes, and is an IFPA endorsed event!

Qualifying Round - Saturday 20 August 2016, 10:00am – 4:00pm
Finals - Sunday 21 August 2015, 10:00am – 4:00pm

The Finals consist of 3 rounds; a Ranking Round, a Knockout Round, and a Grand Final Round, so get ready for it!

For the full details check out the 2016 ACT Pinball Championship Rulesheet.

An International Flipper Pinball Association (IFPA) endorsed event.

Vice City Players
Vice City Players
Entertainment & Activities
Direct Import Electronics & Gadgets Direct Import Electronics & Gadgets from Aus Electronics Direct

We are an online retailer located in Sydney, Australia. We offer great amazing electronic products, toys and gadgets direct to consumer at the lowest possible prices. We strive to market product solutions that are in demand by our customers.

We value quality and performance. We pre-qualify our products and suppliers to ensure that our customers quality and performance expectation are met.

We are a direct importer. Products offered to our customers are direct from the manufacturers. That means that we bypass wholesalers or distributors which ultimately inflates product retail prices. These savings are passed on to you, our customers.

Aus Electronics Direct
Aus Electronics Direct
Technology
Virtual Reality Racing Virtual Reality Racing with RacecentreVR

Immerse yourself in state-of-the-art full HD VR technology with the HTC Vive, thanks to RacecentreVR! The simulators create some seriously realistic sensations - it's no wonder these are the same simulators that professional racing drivers use for training.

Drivers can choose to race any car, around any track, worldwide. V8, F1, Rally, Drift, GT3, Ferrari, Lamborghini - just to name a few.

Compare laptimes, race off for a prize, or just keep charging a V8 around Mt Panorama!

RacecentreVR
RacecentreVR
Technology / Entertainment & Activities
Jetskis from Woollongong City Jetski Jetskis from Woollongong City Jetski

Wollongong City Jetski is Wollongong's premier jetski dealership. We are an authorised Kawasaki Jetski dealership specialising in the sales, service and spare parts for Kawasaki Jetskis.

We also carry out service and repairs on other brands of PWC such as Yamaha and Sea-Doo.

The owner Craig Dean started his time in the marine industry when he was 15 years old. He worked part time for his local jetski shop sweeping floors and putting tools away. From there Craig continued to work in the marine industry and in 2002 he completed his apprenticeship and became a qualified marine mechanic.

Craig Started Wollongong City Jetski in 2010 after owning and managing another dealership in Sydney since 2007. With his knowledge and experience in the PWC industry Craig will be able to answer all your questions that are PWC related and provide a customer service that is second to none.

Come down and say hello at the Big Boys Toys Expo!

Woollongong City Jetski
Woollongong City Jetski
Outdoors & Leisure
Drone Demonstration
(Indoor Arena)
Indoor drone simulation by Beyond Line of Sight

Watch as the experts from Beyond Line of Sight (B-LOS) perform aerial exercises with the X1000 in our purpose-built indoor arena!

The INF Stellar X1000 airframe is designed to be light weight yet very strong. Its features include full carbon fibre frame, CNC milled aircraft grade aluminium components, highest quality motors and ESCs, retractable landing gear, and fully integrated Jupiter JM-1 flight controller and power distribution board.

B-LOS is an Australian distributor providing a new alternative in drone technology - the Stellar X1000 - for the photographer, filmmaker and surveyor.

Beyond Line of Sight
Beyond Line of Sight
Technology
ACT Car and Bike Club Displays

We are pleased to host vehicle displays from:

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