New Zealanders' motoring memories 1950s-1980sAuthor: Barnett, StephenCode: 59783Price:AU $49.99Format: Paperback / 168 pages Published date:24/11/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: November 2020
Life with Cars is a like a national family photo album, albeit one with its focus on cars. It brims with evocative imagery of cars and automotive adventures from the 1950s to the 1980s, with the words of the contributors as told to the author. Their stories reflect New Zealanders creation and uptake of car culture telling of breakdowns in the ......
Twentieth-Century Travel in True StyleAuthor: Glancey, JonathonCode: 59450Price:AU $19.99Format: Paperback / 400 pages Publisher: ATLANTIC BOOKS Published date:06/09/2020Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
What was it really like to take the LNERs Art Deco Coronation streamliner from Kings Cross to Edinburgh, to cross the Atlantic by the SS Normandie, to fly with Imperial Airways from Southampton to Singapore, to steam from Manhattan to Chicago on board the New York Centrals 20th Century Limited or to dine and sleep ......
The Golden Age 1900-1941Author: Hamilton-Paterson, JamesCode: 56421Price:AU $59.99Format: Hardback / 416 pages Publisher: HEAD OF ZEUS Published date:01/01/2020Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
An illustrated celebration of the golden age of aircraft, cars and locomotives from 1900 to 1945.
The 20 Best Tours around the Melbourne RegionAuthor: Robert Pepper and Muriel PepperCode: 57628Price:AU $29.99(was
AU $49.99)Format: Spiral bound / 208 pages Publisher: BOILING BILLY Published date:01/12/2019Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Includes 20 treks within a 2 hour of the city. Trek notes are accompanied by accurate full-colour maps, and snippets about local history and wildlife add colour and interest to the 4WD experience. Over 100 full-colour photos complement the text and provide a clear sense of the features on each trek.
Best of German and International Car PhotographyAuthor: Seltmann & SoehneCode: 51913Price:AU $71.30Format: Hardback / 300 pages Publisher: SELTMANN, ARNO, FRANK SELTMANN Published date:03/07/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Autoalbum 05 is the 22nd book in a series of thematically organized photography yearbooks. Launched with a complete redesign of cover, layout and typography to show a new and modern touch. Features over 100 top German and international photographers to produce a magnificent coffee-table format on 300 pages of high-print quality. The various ......
The Ultimate Guide for the Budget TravellerAuthor: Koch, MikeCode: 55574Price:AU $55.00Format: Spiral bound / 580 pages Publisher: WOODSLANE PRESS Published date:20/03/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
The result of 7 years travel and research by a single author, Australia Free 3 is the latest edition of Australia’s best guide on fun travel in Australia on a budget. Other books simply show you where to rest up or camp: fully half of Australia Free’s content is actually about making the best use of your time once you get there.
The 25 Best Tours around the Brisbane RegionAuthor: Lancaster, DanielleCode: 51483Price:AU $26.99(was
AU $44.99)Format: Spiral bound / 224 pages Publisher: BOILING BILLY Published date:08/05/2018Availability:Sold Out
Explore the very best off-road destinations in the Brisbane region with the newly updated 2nd Edition of 4WD Treks Close to Brisbane. Includes detailed track descriptions, things to do and see along with details on picnic and camping areas.
The End of an Australian DreamAuthor: Kurmelovs, RoyceCode: 49553Price:AU $22.99Format: Paperback / 352 pages Publisher: HACHETTE AUSTRALIA Published date:29/08/2017Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
An extraordinary account of the impending closure of the Holden factory in Adelaide. More than the end of a business - it's the end of an era, of a story, and of a great Australian dream.
Essential driving skills and recovery techniquesAuthor: Pepper, RobertCode: 39739Price:AU $17.99(was
AU $29.99)Format: Spiral bound / 190 pages Publisher: BOILING BILLY Published date:20/07/2016Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
This superbly organised reference is designed to fit in the glovebox of any 4WD vehicle. It explains the essentials for driving across difficult terrains and provides simple checklists to ensure the safety of both driver and passengers.
The Complete Guide to How 4wds Work and How to Drive ThemAuthor: Pepper, RobertCode: 33207Price:AU $26.99(was
AU $44.99)Format: Paperback / 488 pages Publisher: BOILING BILLY Published date:20/06/2014Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
In this second edition of the bestselling 4WD Handbook, four-wheel drive expert and author Robert Pepper provides an in-depth explanation of how 4WDs work. He shares practical techniques for hill-driving, sand-driving, water crossings, as well as driving in mud, snow and sand.
The 25 Best Tours Around the Sydney RegionAuthor: Craig Lewis and Cathy SavageCode: 36056Price:AU $29.99(was
AU $49.99)Format: Spiral bound / 160 pages Publisher: BOILING BILLY Published date:15/10/2013Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Boiling Billys bestselling 4WD Treks Close to Sydney is now in its 6th edition and in the new A4 format. With 85,000 plus copies sold in previous editions, this title continues to be the ultimate guide for 4WDers wishing to explore the surrounds of Sydney.
The complete guide to your outback 4WD adventureAuthor: Widman, VicCode: 25515Price:AU $23.99(was
AU $39.99)Format: Paperback / 256 pages Publisher: BOILING BILLY Published date:20/05/2012Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
Classic 4WD Tracks of the Australian Outback follows on from Vic Widmans previous guide, Travelling the Outback. In that book he gave his invaluable advice on planning and preparing for an outback 4WD adventure - in this new guide Vic picks the classic tracks, including the Gunbarrel Highway, Canning...
Author: Tony DavisCode: 24797Price:AU $65.00Format: Hardback / 320 pages Publisher: HARPER COLLINS PUBLISHERS Published date:01/11/2011Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
Publisher's Notes: It was love at first sight when horseless carriages began smoking and spluttering across the dirt and dust of 19th century Australia. Since then, Australia has been infatuated with the automobile, the motorcar, the car. The story of the car in Australia is the story of our heroes, our eccentrics, our parents, our mates - our ......
Author: Jack FaineCode: 23122Price:AU $42.95Format: Paperback / 352 pages Publisher: HARPER COLLINS PUBLISHERS Published date:01/07/2010Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
Somehow, I convinced myself it was a good idea. Somehow, I convinced myself that it was do-able. Now I shake my head... We drove through the Gobi desert in Mongolia in a snowstorm, avoided an Iranian sedan doing cartwheels on the freeway near Tehran, wove around the shores of the Caspian Sea and navigated the desert in Turkmenistan. We ......
Author: Lewis, Craig and Savage, CathyCode: 37170Price:AU $34.99Format: Paperback / 160 pages Publisher: BOILING BILLY Published date:15/02/2006Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
4WD Touring South East New South Wales and East Gippsland is an indispensable travelling companion to twenty of the best four-wheel drive touring adventures in this scenic region, which straddles the New South Wales/Victorian border. Readers will find a great selection of day trips...
Author: Ryan, AdrianCode: 0975015516Price:AU $32.99Format: Spiral bound / 144 pages Publisher: AUSTRALIAN CARAVAN TOURING Published date:01/07/2002Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
To the wealth of information accumulated on his
Australian Caravan Touring Web site Adrian Ryan has now
added much new material and compiled it all into the two-
volume Australian Caravan Touring Manual. The Manual
incorporates advice from technical experts in a wide
variety of fields and provides a solid foundation for
those new to ......
Author: Pedr DavisCode: 11025Price:AU $69.95Format: PaperbackPublisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:01/07/2001Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
Do you know what a 'chuggle' or 'cinicity' is? Who goes "twocking"? Who won the 2001 Australian Grand Prix? How did the terms "pole position" and "lemon" originate? The answer to these questions and just about anything else you may want to know about any automotive subject can be found in The Australian Dictionary of Motoring. A ......
Author: Larry O'TooleCode: 10728Price:AU $38.50Format: Paperback / 255 pages Publisher: GRAFFITI PUBLICATIONS Published date:01/07/2000Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
Here is the story of the Aussie ute, written by a ute owner and enthusiast. The ute is part of Australian folklore and this book gives a strong insight into the legendary status of the sedan based workhorse. Every true blue Australian should have this book on the bookshelf.
Author: Ian NorrisCode: 7738Price:AU $87.99Format: Hardback / 280 pages Publisher: EDITIONS J.R.,SWITZERLAND Published date:01/07/1997Availability:Sold Out
This classic edition of Automobile Year looks fifty years into the past to the renaissance of Grand Prix racing in 1948, to the 1980s and Japanese show cars that were never built and the the immediate past for the 1997 F1 and rally World Championships, the CART, IRL and Nascar championships in the USA plus GT, touring car and F3000 racing. The ......
Author: Berhouse, Floyd, Tuckey PublishingCode: 51152Price:AU $49.99Format: Hardback / 285 pages Published date:01/06/1984Availability:Sold Out
The year of 1983 was a tumultuous one for the Australian motor industry. There were a staggering 53 new models released into a generally stagnant market. It was a disastrous year for General Motors Holden, and a triumphant one for both Ford and Toyota. It saw a row brewing between Nissan and its largest distributor, Capitol Motors and there was ......
The Legend of Australian and New Zealand MotoringAuthor: NumerousCode: 52037Price:AU $24.97(was
AU $49.95)Format: HardbackPublished date:01/01/1974Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
The Revolutionary Story of Motoring in AustraliaAuthor: Goods, JohnCode: 51171Price:AU $35.00Format: Hardback / 106 pages Published date:01/01/1969Availability:Sold Out
The history of the motor car in Australia is a colourful story of courage and stubborn persistency.
With the help of outstanding historical photographs this book tells the fascinating story of how Australias motor industry grew from the smoke, smell and clatter of backyard carriage workshops to the multi-million dollar industry it is ......