Author: Wakely, JoelCode: 9781925868968Price:AU $39.99Format: Paperback / 196 pages Publisher: WOODSLANE PRESS Published date:01/08/2022Availability:Pre Order. Release date: August 2022
Dozens of fascinating stories about many of the models that Australian marques have produced since the early 20th century. Includes many stories, from the first home-constructed vehicles in the 1910s and 20s, to Fords first true ute in the 1930s, the first all-Australian (Holden) ute in the early 1950s, to the superutes of the 1990s.
The 48-215's Golden Decade and LegacyWith insights from Spencer Martin, Barry Seton and OthersAuthor: Wakely, JoelCode: 61754Price:AU $39.99Format: Hardback / 180 pages Publisher: WOODSLANE PRESS Published date:01/08/2022Availability:Pre Order. Release date: August 2022
The 48-215: the modest car, designed for a particular moment, that burst the boundaries of its expectations. There is a touch of the miraculous about this story: a modest car that defined a motoring era and a bunch of mates that built a racing car on a shoestring but through hard work, skill and nerve still reached the pinnacle of their sport.
Author: Pepper, RobertCode: 61767Price:AU $34.99Format: Spiral bound / 190 pages Publisher: BOILING BILLY Published date:01/02/2022Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
Sharing the essential techniques that all 4WDers need to know, this guide covers all the essentials, including 4WD systems, suspension, wheels and tyres. Discover specific driving techniques for mud, water, sand and rock; learn why steep hills are often the most perilous situations and get out of trouble with clear recovery techniques.
Author: Finneran, TonyCode: 61073Price:AU $39.99Format: Paperback / 96 pages Publisher: AMBERLEY Published date:12/01/2022Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 business days
This book offers a chronological view from the oldest colour images to the latest buses. It focuses mainly on buses, although many Australian-built chassis were generally used for coach operations and some of these are featured. Before the Second World War, buses were mainly of British origin with local bodywork. During the 1970s the European ......
Classic Australian Motorsport Volume 7Author: ChevronCode: 61062Price:AU $29.95Format: DVD / 230 mins Publisher: CHEVRON MARKETING SERVICES Published date:01/12/2021Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-10 business days
THE first Super Speedway where NASCAR stock cars hosted a race outside North America, the Calder Park Thunderdome in Melbourne was the late Bob Jane’s dream that he turned into a reality.
It was big, booming and attracted plenty of fans, though sadly this form of racing has disappeared from Australia and the Thunderdome left in wreck ......
Australian Touring Car ChampionshipAuthor: Magic Moments Of MotorsportCode: 61061Price:AU $29.95Format: DVD / 257 mins Publisher: CHEVRON MARKETING SERVICES Published date:01/12/2021Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
3 Action-Packed Touring Car Rounds
THE 1992 Australian Touring Car Championship was a classic contest between Nissan, Ford, BMW and Holden and, on this special Seven Sport’s Magic Moments of Motorsport DVD release, we take a look back at some of the best races from that year’s title fight.
The AutobiographyAuthor: Whincup, JamieCode: 60956Price:AU $34.99Format: Paperback / 320 pages Publisher: PENGUIN AUSTRALIA Published date:13/11/2021Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
This is the definitive account of the career of the winningest Supercar driver of all time, Jamie Whincup, but its also the story of the making of a champion - the drive, the belief, the grind and the teamwork that it takes to get to the top of the podium and beyond.
This is the definitive account of the career of the winningest ......
The Untold Story of Australia's First Land Speed RecordAuthor: Hubbard, MurrayCode: 61040Price:AU $29.95Format: Paperback / 236 pages Publisher: ETT IMPRINT Published date:21/10/2021Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
A rollicking ride through the early days of Australian motorsport. Set in 1900 - 1918 in Perth, Melbourne, Brisbane and the Gold Coast, the true story of bitter rivalry between two Brisbane car importers/ dealers: E.G. Eager & Son and Canada Cycle and Motor (CCM). There are four main characters.
Author: Are Media BooksCode: 60966Price:AU $39.99Format: Hardback / 144 pages Published date:10/10/2021Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
SINCE 1981, Street Machine has been Australias home of horsepower, the biggest-selling magazine devoted to modified cars in the land, bar none. 2021 is the titles 40th anniversary and were celebrating with the release of Street Machine Legends Volume Two. This time, were celebrating the most-iconic cars featured in the mag over the last twenty ......
A Motor Racing Life Behind the Wheel and Behind the MicAuthor: Noonan, Aaron & Crompton, NeilCode: 60943Price:AU $39.99Format: Hardback / 352 pages Publisher: HARPER COLLINS PUBLISHERS Published date:01/10/2021Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
Racer and broadcaster Neil Crompton has had the best seat in the house for the last 40 years of Australian motorsport, an amazing lifetime upgrade to a first-hand, front row seat to see the biggest names, machines and events of this high-speed, high-octane sport.
A kid from Ballarat in country Victoria obsessed by speed with an ......
Australians and New Zealanders in the Vietnam WarAuthor: Howell, TonyCode: 60967Price:AU $79.99Format: Hardback / 256 pages Published date:18/09/2021Availability:Available to special order. Please contact us for updated price and availability.
This book is a commentary on the ANZAC forces involvement in the second Indo-China (Vietnam) War during the period 1965 to 1971.
Far North Queensland to Western Australia by RailAuthor: Richards, TimCode: 61020Price:AU $29.99Format: Paperback / 256 pages Publisher: FREMANTLE PRESS Published date:03/09/2021Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
Featuring some of Australias most iconic rail journeys, Heading South celebrates the unique joys of train travel and is the perfect book for the armchair traveller. Freelance travel writer and Lonely Planet guidebook contributor Tim Richards decides to shake up his life by taking an epic rail journey across Australia. Jumping aboard iconic ......
A Gift to EmpireAuthor: Wright, Matthew J.Code: 60641Price:AU $75.00Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:19/08/2021Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 business days
This book tells the story of HMS New Zealand, a battlecruiser paid for by the people of New Zealand in 1909, and when Japan was perceived as a threat in Australasia and the Pacific. Born of the collision between New Zealand's patriotic dreams and European politics, the tale of HMS New Zealand is further wrapped in the turbulent power-plays at the ......
A Story of Bravery, Leadership and LoveAuthor: Spence, John C.H. FRSCode: 61021Price:AU $24.99Format: Paperback / 240 pages Publisher: BROLGA PUBLISHING PTY LTD Published date:07/08/2021Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 business days
The biography of decorated RAAF fighter pilot Lou Spence in World Ward II and the Korean War, a story of bravery, leadership and love.
Author: Hutchins, ElizabethCode: 60964Price:AU $29.95Format: Paperback / 288 pages Publisher: WAKEFIELD PRESS Published date:01/08/2021Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 business days
It’s February 1942 and the Second World War is raging. Japanese planes are bombing Darwin, Australia fears an invasion, and the train track leads straight through the desert to Adelaide. Fourteen-year-old Rosemary Lister begins a diary to share the upheavals and tensions of her new life in the country, storing memories for her father, missing ......
100 Years of...Author: Montagnana-Wallace, NeilCode: 61030Price:AU $34.99Format: Paperback / 224 pages Publisher: AFFIRM PRESS Published date:01/08/2021Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 business days
No symbol better conveys the intrepid spirit of Australia than the flying kangaroo. Whether it’s glimpsed on a red-eye flight to an interstate business meeting, before leaving for adventure or holidays, or when longing to return home, that sweep of red defines air travel in Australia.
Anzac Stories of the Great WarAuthor: Ramsland, JohnCode: 70102Price:AU $26.99Format: Paperback / 400 pages Publisher: BROLGA PUBLISHING PTY LTD Published date:25/07/2021Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
1914. Some men of the First Australian Imperial Force had a rendezvous with death in the silence in the summer night, but many were to survive only to face the thudding of the guns, again and again until 11 November 1918 at 11am, enduring physical and psychological horrors. This volume is packed with unusual stories of a deeply personal nature: ......
& Australian Custom VehiclesAuthor: Wakely, JoelCode: 60757Price:AU $25.99
Format: Paperback / 240 pages Publisher: WOODSLANE PRESS Published date:15/07/2021Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
In this fully illustrated personal look at the culture of hot rods and customised vehicles in Australia are dozens of fascinating stories about these incredible cars and the passionate craftspeople, amateur and professional, who build them. Includes unique and never before seen photos and contributions from dozens of hot rod and custom enthusiasts.
Author: Heatley & Michelle GilmoreCode: 59949Price:AU $99.95Format: Spiral bound / 500 pages Publisher: CAMPS AUSTRALIA WIDE Published date:28/06/2021Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
Australia’s favourite guide for freedom and low-cost camping – owned by an Aussie family and printed in Australia. We welcome you to our community of travellers across Australia. Almost 30 years of travel, research and knowledge has been transferred into our easy-to-use guides. In this edition we have some exciting new features:
* New ......
Passchendaele and the Anzac LegendAuthor: Haultain-Gaul, MatthewCode: 70103Price:AU $34.95Format: Paperback / 336 pages Published date:01/06/2021Availability:In stock at supplier. No longer available
The Ypres salient was the favourite battle ground of the devil and his minions wrote one returned serviceman after the First World War. Few who fought in the infamous third battle of Ypres - now known as Passchendaele - in 1917 would have disagreed. All five of the Australian Imperial Forces (AIF) infantry divisions were engaged in this bloody ......
Adelaide - Gawler - Mallala - Mount Gambier - Parafield - Port Pirie - VAuthor: Ingman, PeterCode: 60582Price:AU $29.95Format: Paperback / 92 pages Published date:01/06/2021Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 business days
Within the first two years of WWII, the RAAF had rapidly expanded to have a major presence in South Australia, flying hundreds of aircraft and employing many thousands of personnel. This presence was especially important in the regional areas of Gawler, Port Pirie, Mallala, Mount Gambier and Victor Harbor.
[Australia Post]Author: Brune, PeterCode: 61031Price:AU $24.99Format: Paperback / 464 pages Publisher: HARPERCOLLINS PUBLISHERS Published date:07/04/2021Availability:Delivery estimate: Usually dispatched 7-15 business days
The AIF and the Hundred Days Battlefields such as Gallipoli, Fromelles, Pozières, Bullecourt and Passchendaele are burnt into the Australian Great War psyche. Unfortunately the sheer guts, fortitude and sacrifice of the diggers in those battles had often been wasted by poor leadership and planning. From an Australian perspective, such sacrifice ......
Author: Air Force History BranchCode: 60693Price:AU $59.99Format: Hardback / 640 pages Publisher: BIG SKY PUBLISHING Published date:03/03/2021Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 business days
Aircraft of The Royal Australian Air Force tells the story of the RAAF's first one hundred years by describing the acquisition, operation, and service record of the multitude of aircraft types flown by the RAAF. The 176 aircraft types include the flimsy wood and canvas aircraft typical of World War I, through the technological advances during and ......
The First Team to 200Author: V8 SleuthCode: 59799Price:AU $89.96
Format: PosterPublished date:15/12/2020Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
In honour of Triple Eight Race Engineering becoming the first team in Australian Touring Car and Supercars Championship history to win 200 races, V8 Sleuth is proud to release a limited edition collectors print celebrating the teams history-making milestone.
Signed by Jamie Whincup, Craig Lowndes and Shane van Gisbergen, this print is ......
The Place of PaceAuthor: Loxley, TonyCode: 23401Price:AU $89.95Format: Hardback / 352 pages Publisher: FULL THROTTLE PUBLISHING Published date:30/11/2020Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
Attention Australian Speedway and Motorsport Fans! The popular Liverpool City Raceway book is finally reprinting! This lavishly illustrated book covering the history of Liverpool City Raceway from its construction in 1966 to its sad demise in 1989, is loaded with first person memories from competitors, (like Sir Jack Brabham).
Discover thousands of places to take your petAuthor: Francis, CarlaCode: 61064Price:AU $22.74
Format: Paperback / 256 pages Publisher: WOODSLANE PRESS Published date:23/11/2020Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
Independently researched, this newly updated edition explores the best pet-friendly accommodation (from 5-star hotels to campgrounds) between Melbourne and Cairns. Every entry includes a brief, unbiased opinion plus details regarding price and which pets are welcome. Now also featuring the best dog-friendly beaches, parks, cafes, pubs and wineries.
The Definitive History of New Zealand's Iconic Motorsport EventsAuthor: McGee, RichardCode: 59697Price:AU $44.96
Format: Hardback / 272 pages Publisher: DAVID BATEMAN LTD Published date:15/11/2020Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
The Wellington Street Races ran on one of the most challenging and demanding circuits in the world. Between 1985 and 1996, the races brought some of the worlds top teams and drivers to New Zealand. They also played a major role in the development of the Wellington waterfront as a public space. The race track ran through central Wellington ......
Australia and New Zealand's Quest to Win the Indy 500, the World'sGreatest Motor RaceAuthor: Smailes JohnCode: 59947Price:AU $32.99Format: Paperback / 376 pages Publisher: ALLEN & UNWIN Published date:03/11/2020Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 3-7 business days
Seventeen have tried and two have succeeded: Scott Dixon in 2008 and Will Power in 2018. Rupert Jeffkins, Australias original speed king, entered the first Indy 500 and on his second attempt in 1912 came within five kilometres of victory.
Australia's Most Successful Touring Car Driver EverAuthor: Skaife, MarkCode: 59917Price:AU $33.75
Format: Hardback / 336 pages Publisher: AFFIRM PRESS Published date:27/10/2020Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
When it comes to the masters of motorsport, Mark Skaife is without peer. The stats ordain him the most brilliant touring car racer in Australian motorsport history: his six Bathurst victories and five touring car championships place him in the rarefied company of Peter Brock.
For more than three decades across the Holden Racing Teams ......
Author: Clews, JoCode: 59425Price:AU $25.99
Format: Paperback / 240 pages Publisher: BOILING BILLY Published date:03/09/2020Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
Jo Clews demystifies all aspects of camp oven cooking. Updated for the 2020s, this book is packed full of easy recipes including fresh damper, hearty stews, classic roast dinners and delectable desserts. Also advises on different types of gear, menu planning, building the right type of cooking fire, and how to choose and care for your camp oven.
The Landing, the Legend, the LawAuthor: Bond, CatherineCode: 59982Price:AU $55.00Format: Paperback / 212 pages Published date:31/08/2020Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 business days
The word Anzac has been the subject of a century of legal regulation in Australia and internationally. In Anzac: The Landing, The Legend, The Law, Catherine Bond interrogates the legal history of one of Australia and New Zealands most revered words and the restrictions on the acronym that still exist today.
The AIF in France 1918Author: Beale, PatCode: 59981Price:AU $55.00Format: Paperback / 176 pages Published date:31/08/2020Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 business days
1918 was a year of triumph for the Australian Corps in France yet today this is seldom recognised by most Australians. Our perceptions have been clouded by legends, built up over the past century, that have trivialised their achievement. Here an ex-soldier, Pat Beale DSO MC, uses his military background to help re-discover why and how the Corps ......