Category: Junkyards

Australian Junk Yard Website

Vintage, industrial, salvaged, upcycled …… your guide to Australian businesses that rescue or reuse secondhand goods. We locate the best vintage shops, salvage yards and upcycling studios; take lots of photos to give you a peek inside; run through their stock and services; and show you how to find them. Digging for treasure is always fun. Check The Junk Map to see what’s hidden in your neighbourhood!” https://www.thejunkmap.com.au/…

Ye Olde Oil Tin

Years ago scrapyards, second hand shops and your local tip were a hive of activity for the Saturday and Sunday Dads. Men would spend part of their weekend working in the garden or around the house. Then off to the local tip you would all go, piling into the Ford Falcon station wagon. The front passenger seat usually occupied by the eldest child, as Mums generally decided to opt out and stay at home making the most of the peace…