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Month: July 2016

From the cupboard part 2: Classic Cars Australia

On December 19, 1969 someone bought a copy of the Herald and used it to line the cupboards in the den of spanners I now call my home. Whoever you were, thank you – as I’ve discovered a treasure trove of 60’s Australian automotive flashbacks (its Classic Cars Australia Mania!) In the second part of our three part series we continue with a look through the classifieds, to find out what might be an absolute nest egg by today’s standards…

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From the cupboard part 1: Wire in a Ferris!

On December 19, 1969 someone bought a copy of the Herald and used it to line the cupboards in the den of spanners I now call my home. Whoever you were, thank you – as I’ve discovered a treasure trove of 60’s Australian automotive flashbacks! In a three part series we start with a car radio that judging by the mustache involved, could charm the pants off anything…

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