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Getting The Dream To Come True

I have often admired the people who can throw a plan fully-formed from their mind onto paper or canvas – people who paint boldly and with never a pause until the masterpiece is finished. 459 more words


Red Bird, White Bird, Great Bird

One of the most delightful finds at Parry Lakes this year was this 1960 Ford Thunderbird convertible – delightful in that it is still somewhat of a  771 more words


Big Al's Shifts Gears - A New Parking Spot

Readers of my blog over the past couple of years have gotten a peek at the cars that are exhibited at Big Al’s Poker Run each year here in Perth. 566 more words


Studebaker Commander Special

As promised, here is the Studebaker Commander Special that appeared on Australia Day in the park in Melbourne.

Fortunately the weather and light were perfect to capture this car without untoward glare or shadowing. 354 more words


Ahhhhhh - That's Better

Whoosh. Cough. That’s the last time I’ll eat curried cabbage surprise. Cough. Cough.

The Maiden and The Stalker.

I heard they were casting for the next Pixar movie. 29 more words


Roll Out A Roadster

Apparently the title of this blog has already been used as a series of articles in the hot rod press – I picked this up from the presentation board next to a roadster at this year’s Victorian Hot Rod Show in Melbourne. 465 more words


Ceefa Ford

Australians, look away. Americans, attention, please. The Australian alphabet:

A fer ‘orses

B fer mutton.

Ceefa cat.

Etc., etc.

Old Australian joke poem. I have been in any number of households that had a cat named Ceefa, and they all thought that they were unique. 441 more words