Manufacturing made love, not war in the 1960s - Manufacturers' Monthly
PROBABLY better known as the 'make love not war decade', the 1960s were in fact the peak decade for Australia's manufacturing industry. Alan Johnson reports.
Negative - Golden Fleece Service Station, Bulleen, 1969
Golden Fleece Service Station, Bulleen, 1969 look at the guy checking the tyres hair style !!
Austerican Iconic Image circa 1961
The EK series Holden is the ultimate symbol of Austerica- It takes the glamourous imagery of Detroit (fins, pastel Duco, wrapped windscreen) yet leaves out the consumer convenience (power steering, auto transmission, A/C,heater etc) that made the American cars of the period desirable.Also the styling was about five years behind the American originators...