Waiting For the Ferry by Bill Allen and John Mathieson

A beautifully produced and very comprehensive  pictorial history of ferry services on Sydney harbour  from the late 1800s to the latest catamarans Fred Hollows Catherine Hamlin and Victor Chang. 

The book is divided into chapters dealing with destinations such as Manly Hunters Hill North Shore Neutral Bay Taronga Zoo etc with comprehensive captions and some text accompanying every photo.

Soft cover pub. 2017 Transit Australia Publishing

216 pages  well over 500 photos all colour except for historic B%W

An impressive work of value to art, history and research


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Manly Ferries of Sydney Harbour by Tom Mead

A history of Manly ferries with spectacular photos. Deeply researched

180 pages. Over 40 photos all B&W.  Many detailed fleet lists

hard cover

Published by C and A 1988

Mint condition


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The Ferries of Sydney by Graeme Andrews

A definitive study of ferry transport on Sydney Harbour, from the 1830s to publication date. published 1975 by J.W. Books Brookvale NSW.

116 pages very good condition.  over 80 photos all B&W, including many full page enlargements of historic scenes.

All ferry types described and lavishly illustrated.  An historical resource.


  • 1 kg
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Big Boys' Toys

by Scott McGregor


A fun look at the toys boys play with such as Centurion tanks to a veteran car, a steam tug, and 30-clas steam loco to d/d bus to dragster to replica Wright Flyer, to Doble steam car to English  Electric marine engine to  Murray River steam paddler, etc.


Enough to satisfy every mechanically-minded reader




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