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Aussie original - the first ute

Farmer’s Letter Caused the Ute In 1932, during the savage depression years, a letter arrived at Ford headquarters in Geelong. Addressed to the Managing Director, it was from a farmer…

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From Our Collection

‘The Breville’ manual washing machine was made in Australia by Breville Pty Ltd in the Sydney suburb of Camperdown between 1935 and 1940. Sold as the Breville ‘ 5-minute washer’,…

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A Poem for the Times

I'm normally a social girl, I love to meet my mates.  But lately with the virus here, we can't go out the gates. You see, we are the 'oldies' now,…

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Fluent in Aussie Slang

Australian slang is an important part of our every day vernacular – it’s what makes this nation a “bonza” place. To the outsider, it must seem like a second language, but just…

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