After what seems like an eternity of being very restricted in movement, the recent few weeks have seen most of Australia reemerge from severe COVID lockdown status and we can look forward to having fun with our cars again. While large events will be a while coming back, for the simple reason it takes time to organise such large scale outings, smaller cruise style events are already getting back up to speed. Queensland was early off the mark in this regard, having had to endure fewer restrictions than most other states, but now even here in our home state of Victoria, things are on the move again.
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Lake Mulwala CANCELLED Rod Run
But we went anyway and had a great time with a few other regional Victorian rodders...
1931 Model a Ford Coupe, Greg Hardcastle, rod squad rodders, Gaven, QLD
Stan Kaminski’s crazy bucket has survived since the seventies...
McGregors' Model As
Luke and Rob built a terrific pair of street rod Tudors...
Re-emerging from Lockdown
What it means to be able to get your street rod out and play with it
Castlemaine Coffee Cruise
Keen car enthusiasts congregate in the treet Rod Capital for our first post-COVID lockdown cruise...
1948 CHEVROLET PICKUP
Tony Hubbard has always been into cars and had some of his own from as young as 13. He started a panel beater/fabricator apprenticeship at 15 while living in Euroa but halfway through his apprenticeship, Tony moved to Melbourne. His first streetcar was an FJ Holden that was low to the ground, painted red, had a roll pan fitted and later on he raced speedway, go karts and has been involved in motor racing for 55 years. He’s still got a Camaro that he campaigns in the historic touring car series.
How-To Grilled To Perfection
Modifying the grille shell, fitting head and taillights
A cool custom onvertible cruiser...
Chris Van Eekelen’s scary-cool street rod coupe...
CHAMPIONS OF CHANGE
Celebrating the accomplishments of world’s leading branding experts
Katy & Orlando - IT'S A GIRL!
The happy couple is thinking pink.
Part 2 - Back To The Start
More tales of the colourful lives of the first lyons-built cars to carry the ‘jaguar’ title - the S.S. Jaguar 100
Wild at Heart Tattoo Brisbane, Australia
MEET OUR LOCAL FLOOD HEROES
THE WORST STORM IN 100 YEARS BROUGHT FRESH HEARTBREAK ... AND REMARKABLE ACTS OF KINDNESS
NO MONKEY BUSINESS
Samuel Ng, brand ambassador for Monkey Shoulder tells us why whisky-based cocktails don’t have to be complicated
A fish out OF WATER
IT WAS A BIT OF A LUCKY DIP WHEN COLIN HAD TO REVISIT THE DRAWER THAT HELD HIS SWIMMING TRUNKS FROM DECADES PAST!
STING “I Make Records Out Of Love And Curiosity”
Sting returns to a place of collaborative creativity with the release of his new album Duets; even if, in almost every other way, he continues to find comfort, innocence and improvement in blissful isolation
Decoding PET ALLERGIES
Furry friend suddenly irritable? Take a read…
Wizards from Oz
A wave of brilliant Australians came to Britain sixty years ago. They included Clive James, Germaine Greer – and Barry Humphries