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Catalogue - 'International Motor Racing & Sports Car Show', Shipping Newspapers, 1970 Document Reg. No: SH 000485

Offical program or catalogue for the International Motor Racing & Sports Car Show, held in Sydney, Melbourne and Adelaide. Compiled by Abbott Advertising, Lilydale, Victoria and printed by Shipping Newspapers (Vic.) Ltd., Burnley Street, Richmondm Victoria,1970.

The show was held at Centennial Hall, Wayville, Adelaide, on 8-13 May 1970; at Exhibition Buildings, Carlton, Melbourne, 12-20 June 1970; and at the Moscow Circus Tent, Roselands Shopping Centre, Sydney, 3-11 July 1970. Organised by Abbott Exhibitions, "Lakeland Park", Lilydale, Victora. Show Directors: Jim Abbott and Adiran Ryan.
Small staple-bound 32 page booklet printed on white stock with colour print on cover and black print only for text and illustrations within. Cover shows image of a sports car with 'see through' driver's side doors and a Formula 1 type racing car. Contents include site plan, list of exhibitors, articles and images of different cars.
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from Trustees of the Royal Exhibition Building (REB), 2000
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 220 mm (Height), 140 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: motor cars, 1972, broughamaro, monaro
Themes this item is part of: Public Life & Institutions Collection, Royal Exhibition Building Collection, Transport Collection
Secondary Classification: Exhibitions & Trade Shows
Tertiary Classification: catalogues
Inscriptions: Front cover: International/Motor Racing & Sports Car/Show. Official catalogue price 20c/Adelaide-Melbourne-Sydney/ 1970.
Place & Date of Event: Wayville, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia, 8-13 May 1970
Place & Date of Event: Carlton, Victoria, Australia, 12-20 June 1970
Place & Date of Event: Roselands, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 3-11 July 1970
Organiser of Event: Abbott Exhibitions, Lilydale, Victoria, Australia, 8 May 1970-11 Jul 1970
Director: Mr Jim Abbott - Abbott Exhibitions, Lilydale, Victoria, Australia, 1970
Director: Mr Adrian Ryan, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1970
Publisher: Abbott Advertising, Lilydale, Victoria, Australia, 1970
Printer: Shipping Newspapers (Vic.) Ltd., Richmond, Victoria, Australia, circa May 1970

Organised by Abbott Exhibitions, "Lakeland Park", Lilydale, Victora. Show Directors: Jim Abbott and Adiran Ryan.

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