Our Australiana collection primarily focuses on advertising and framed prints but also contains items of historical or cultural interest of Australian origins.
Unibic ANZAC Biscuits 'The Victoria Cross', red, 500g. Biscuit Tin - complete with related story card
Arnott's Picturesque 'Clydesdales', rectangular, 900g. Biscuit Tin, c.1981 - see more info below
d'Arcy Doyle Collection, 'Bottle Seller', rectangular, 500g. Biscuit Tin, c.1990's
Unibic ANZAC Biscuits, 'Korean War 1950-1953', gold on green, 500g. Biscuit Tin - with original related story card
Bushells 'General Store', mounted Advertising Print
'Billy Tea' Heritage Canister, blue on orange, octagonal Tea Tin, c.1970's
Made in Australia WILLOW brand, '3 Budgies', round Biscuits/Cake tin, c.1950s - oozing Australiana
Australian $1 coin, for 'International Year of Peace', c.1986
Australian $1 coin, for 'Sir Henry Parkes, 1815 - 1896', c.1996
Australian $1 coin, for 'BiCentenial Commemoration', featuring Aboriginal art, c.1988
'Australia 200 years, A Bicentennial Medal Collection', of Australian Icons, set of 15 silver medals, c.1988
Table, Dining, 4' 6' (1350mm) diameter, with 3/ 1' 6' (450mm) wide extensions, in Aust'n Cedar, on castors, c.1880's
'Australia Remembers, 1945-1995', Commemorative Display Plate, c.1995
Starlight product, 'Australian Animals' Souvenir of Fremantle, 28 cm. diameter Serving Tray, in fibreglassed bamboo, c.1970's - 00zing Australiana
FE Holden in scrap yard with old advertising signs, rectangular Biscuit Tin, c.1970's
NESTLE'S 'Australian Birds' (Kookaburra, etc), rectangular, 1½ lbs. Chocolates Tin, c.1950's - in good condition & oozing Australiana!
'The Australian Wildflower Spoon Collection', Souvenir Tea Spoon Set of 7, in original display case - see more info below
Griffiths Sweets 'Melbourne Olympics', 270 x 180 x 50mm, rectangular Candy Tin, c.1956s
WILLOW brand 'Flame Robins', 400mm diameter serving Tray, c.1978
'd'Arcy Doyle COLLECTION', round Biscuit Canister Tin, c.1994
Australian 1946 'Kangaroo' Penny Coin, 'King George VI', c.1946, in card display sleeve - very rare coin, with only 360K minted
A.W.Allen Ltd., Melbourne, 'SNUGGLES' (Koala chewing gum leaves), rectangular, 1 lb. Confectionery Tin, c.1960's - oozing Australiana!
'd'Arcy Doyle COLLECTION', 500g. square Toffees Tin
Aboriginal Coolamon, 10 inch (25 cm) long, with poker-worked decoration on back
NERADA 'Homestead Brew' (featuring a horse-drawn vintage plow), rectangular, 125g. Premium Tea Tin, c.1970's - a very rare variety
NERADA 'Botany Bay Brew' (featuring 1770 ships anchored in Botany Bay), rectangular, 125g. Premium Tea Tin, c.1970's - a very rare variety
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 Drovers having a Cuppa', by Max Mannix, square Biscuit Tin, c.1990's
Royal Australian Mint, $5 pure Silver Uncirculated Coin, 'The Australian KOOKABURRA' c.1991 - see more info below
Arnott's Aust'n Collection 2, 'Gum Trees' by Brian Baigent, 900g. Biscuit Tin, with original gold sticker on lid, c.1980 - see more info below