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AUSTRALIAN BUS MAGAZINE - LATEST EDITION 

Australian Bus Magazine: April-June 2022

The latest edition of Australian Bus Magazine published in April 2022, Issue 110. 

 

Featured articles include;

  • A Look at the Custom Denning Element - State Transit's Last New Buses,
  • The Lee Family's Picton Omnibus Service, 
  • Gympie Queensland 1972,
  • Preserved in Tasmania - A Rare Denning Coach. 

 

48 pages in full colour. Edited by John Birchmeier. Cover Photo by Conor Magee.

$14.95

  • 0.25 kg
  • Available
  • Ships within 4-5 days1

STATE TRANSIT FAREWELL COLLECTION

The State Transit Authority of New South Wales ceased trading in April 2022 at the completion of the privatisation of the NSW bus network. This is your chance to buy a memento of the NSW Government Bus operator that operated services in Sydney and Newcastle for 90 years from 1932 to 2022. Don't miss out on this once in a lifetime chance to own an important piece of NSW's transport history. 

State Transit Farewell Showbags

STRICTLY LIMITED STOCK - ONE TIME OFFER - ONCE THEY ARE GONE, THEY ARE GONE

 

These Showbags were initially handed out to State Transit staff members at farewell parties held at each State Transit depot. They contain mementoes from State Transit's 90 year history. With the demise of State Transit in April 2022, the remaining stock is now available to the public trough The Bus Shop. 

 

 

The Showbags contain the following items in a State Transit 1932-2022 bag;

 

- State Transit 1932-2022 Cap,

- State Transit 1932-2022 Pin,

- State Transit Mug,

- State Transit Lanyard,

- State Transit Farewell Book,

- New South Wales Government Bus – A 75th Anniversary Book. 

 

 

$50.00

  • 1.4 kg
  • Available
  • Delivery: 6-10 working days depending on country and postal service1

State Transit 1932-2022 Cap

The State Transit 1932-2022 Cap has the final State Transit logo embroidered on the front, and 1932-2022 on the rear. 

 

Originally handed out as part of the State Transit Farewell Showbags to State Transit staff ahead of the demise of State Transit in April 2022. 

$15.00

  • 0.06 kg
  • Available
  • Delivery: 6-10 working days depending on country and postal service1

State Transit Mug

The State Transit Mug has the final State Transit logo on the front, and 1932-2022 on the rear. 

 

Originally handed out as part of the State Transit Farewell Showbags to State Transit staff ahead of the demise of State Transit in April 2022. 

$15.00

  • 0.35 kg
  • Fewer than 3 left
  • Delivery: 6-10 working days depending on country and postal service1

New South Wales Government Bus - A 75th Anniversary

Commemorating 75 Years of Bus Operation by the NSW Government 

 

From the early days of NSW Government bus services including hot lunches at the bus depot to accidents throughout the city including a double-decker bus which crashed into Circular Quay. 106 pages of stunning photos, maps and drawings, both colour and historic black and white.

 

Author: Greg Travers

Year of Publication: 2007

Publisher: Sydney Bus Museum 

 

RRP $49.95          NOW $15.00

$49.95

$15.00

  • 0.75 kg
  • Available
  • Delivery: 6-10 working days depending on country and postal service1

FEATURED COLLECTION

Ansair Kingston 1987 - 1995

A comprehensive encyclopedia of Ansair's Kingston factory and the buses that were built there between 1987 and 1995 written by former employee Grant Wise. 166 pages and over 300 colour and black and white images. 

 

Author: Grant Wise

Year of Publication: 2020

Publisher: Grant Wise

 

$79.99

  • 1 kg
  • Available
  • Ships within 4-5 days1

A Century of New South Wales Tramcars: Volume Three

The Electric Era 1908 - 1961

 

New from the Sydney Tramway Museum, this collector’s book effectively completes a series that began in 1962. It gives information on the 1285 passenger-carrying trams built from 1908 onwards and which continued in use until the final closure of the Sydney system in 1961. This includes details of each type of tram – design, construction and operation. 

 

  • Tabulated data for every individual tram
  • 224 pages, art paper, A4 hardback
  • More than 200 black-and-white and colour photographs, and 41 drawings, diagrams and maps

 

Author: Ian Saxon 

Year of Publication: 2022

Publisher: Sydney Tramway Museum 

$75.00

  • 1 kg
  • Available
  • Ships within 4-5 days1

Noisy!

Caitlin & Mum are meeting Pop at Central Station! On their journey home, Pop shares stories about Sydney's Transport Heritage. A great introduction to transport heritage for small kids, this book is lovingly illustrated in full colour including buses, ferries, trains and trams. Perfect for kids aged 3-8. 

 

Author: Sylvia Balog & Andrew Burns

Year of Publication: 2020

Publisher: Sylvia Balog & Andrew Burns

$20.00

  • 0.5 kg
  • Available
  • Ships within 4-5 days1

MURRAY'S "MAN" LION COACH

1/64  SCALE  MODEL 

A VERY FAMILIAR SIGHT ON AUSTRALIAN ROADS AND ON THE NIGHTLY NEWS BULLETINS 

FOR THE PRICE IT IS QUITE AN EXCELLENT REPRESENTATION OF THE "MURRAY" FLEET 

AN EXAMPLE OF AN AUSTRALIAN COMPANY WELL KNOWN WITH A VERY LONG HISTORY

NOT THE USUAL COLLECTORS SCALE BUT ONE WE ALL RECOGNISE

$20.00

  • 0.5 kg
  • Available
  • Ships within 4-5 days1

Model Sydney Ferry First Fleet Class

First Fleet Class

Hand Painted PVC Material

Scale 1:262

Not for Children Under Four Years

$25.00

  • 0.2 kg
  • Available
  • Ships within 4-5 days1


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