Our Australiana collection primarily focuses on advertising and framed prints but also contains items of historical or cultural interest of Australian origins.
'AUSTRALIAN Safety Matches', Match Box full set of 12, with Australian themed art-work, c.1960's
Royal Australian Mint 'The ANZAC 75th Anniversary uncirculated $5 Commemorative Coin, in original display card, c.1990. This is a commemorative coin on a special card in its original plastic sleeve, which you can stand on a shelf or desk; it is now getting more difficult to source and is very collectable.
Australian, green-band, $2 Coin, for 'Remembrance Day', c. 2014 x 2, in display sleeve, fin great condition
Australian 20c Coin Set, Commemorative Issues, full set of 19, from 1995 to 2013, in display folder & with information booklet; this set includes all 9 Centenary of Federation coins, for each State & Territory
Bushells 'General Store', mounted Advertising Print
Carter's 'Collecting Australiana', hard-cover Book
Phoenix Biscuits '1960's Melbourne City Skyline, round, 1½ LBS. Biscuit Tin, made by WILLOW, c.1960's
NERADA 'COLONIAL BREW' (featuring Government House at Parramatta), rectangular, 125g. Premium Tea Tin
NERADA 'Australian BI-CENTENARY TEA' (featuring real Aussie themes), rectangular, 125g. Premium Tea Tin
'Australian Animals', art by Curt Bjerking, square Biscuit Canister Tin - in good condition & 'oozing' Australiana
UNIBIC ANZAC Biscuits, 'The Women At Home', sky-blue, 500g. Biscuit Tin, c.2007 - with related story card
Australian Red Poppy $2 Coin, uncirculated, for 'Remembrance Day', which includes a $10 Certificate of Donation, c. 2012, in display sleeve
A.W.Allen Ltd., Melbourne, 'SNUGGLES' (Koala chewing gum leaves), rectangular, 1 lb. Confectionery Tin, c.1960's - oozing Australiana!
Arnott's 'Koala chewing gum leaf' (G label), green, rect.,1½ lb. Biscuit Tin, c.1960's - see more info below
Arnott's 'Koala chewing gum leaf', 1½ lb. rect. Biscuit Tin, complete with red on gold sticker on lid & paper label on back, c.1960's *
Postcard - 'Dog On The Tuckerbox, Gundagai', c.1960's
CARTER'S 'Australiana & Collectables Price Guide, 1995 Edition', hard-cover Book
'Australia 200 Years, A Bicentennial Medal Collection', set of 4, 27cm diameter silver medals, c.1988
Australian 50c Coin, 'Commemorating Discovery of Bass Strait' (featuring Bass & Flinders), c.1998
Australian 50c Coin, 'Commemorating Captain James Cook's Landing Bicentenary', c.1970 x 4
Australian $1 coin, for 'CENTENARY OF FEDERATION', c.2001
Australian $1 coin, for 60th Anniversary of 'PEACE after World War 2', c.2005
Australian $1 coin, for 'Centenary of birth of 'Sir Charles Kingsford-Smith', c.1997
Australian uncirculated 20c Coin Collection, 1966 - 2004, Limited Edition set of 13, in attractive display folder; this set includes all 9 Centenary of Federation coins, for each State & Territory
'Melbourne Olympic Games', Souvenir Australian Postage Stamps Sheet, c.1956
Bushells 'Australiana Nature' (Budgies, flora, etc), green & blue, 1 lb. Tea Tin, c.1960's
'Staying for the Refund' & 'Harry's Motor Works', by G. Hanley, featuring FJ Holdens, red-matboard mounted postcards
'Freshly Shorn' & 'Home Delivery', by G. Hanley, red-matboard mounted postcards
'Pit Stop, by Gordon Hanley (featuring FJ Holden out front of vintage garage), rectangular Biscuit Tin - very vintage Australiana!
d'Arcy Doyle Collection, 'Bottle Seller', rectangular, 500g. Biscuit Tin, c.1990's