Category Motoring

Motoring and Travelling with Shell – Digital Images Online

The University of Melbourne Archives (UMA) is pleased to announce that a selection of photographs and items from the Shell Historical Archive 2008.0045 have now been digitised and are available for viewing online. This collection is a rich source of photographs, images, souvenirs, artefacts and correspondence which offer insight into Australia‚Äôs motoring history. In the […]

Hartnett on the Road again in ‘Shifting Gear’

In March 2015 the National Gallery of Victoria will launch its exhibition ‘Shifting Gear’ which will showcase the work of many of Australia’s top local designers who contributed to the development of Australia’s automobile industry during the twentieth century. One such designer is Sir Laurence Hartnett who was a well known twentieth century industrialist who […]