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Thank you

A big thank you to all the supporters of the Royal Daimler Project for their generous donations. Our overall fundraising is now at $7,380.   In order for the project to stay on track for the 2014 deadline, we hope to reach $20,000 … Continue reading

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Our visit to the Canberra Antique & Classic Motor Club

David Hallam and I dropped in to the Canberra Antique & Classic Motor Club to present on the conservation of moving collections and provide an update on our progress with the Royal Daimler Project. A hot topic of discussion was … Continue reading

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End of Financial Year, need a tax break?

All donations over $2 to the National Musuem of Australia and the Royal Daimler Project are fully tax deductible.  If you are looking for a last minute tax deduction, an online donation to the Royal Daimler Project could be just the ticket! All online … Continue reading

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Daimlers love to travel

Peter from the Daimler and Lanchester Owners Club Australia sent through his own photo of a travelling Daimler.  Peter says “I happened to see the photo of the DE 36 in the truck and thought I should send you one of my own … Continue reading

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My favourite photo

It is strange how an inanimate object can be perceived as having a character, but many do. And conservators develop quite intimate understandings of the workings and foibles of the objects they are working on. Some we gently coax  along through their treatment; others need … Continue reading

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