AUSTRALIA ~ The Antipodes

AUSTRALIA ~ The Antipodes
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Saturday, March 2, 2013

Old Wheels


This couple has been a part of the annual Westernport Festival community parade for some years.
And still they draw lots of attention and admiration.
What this motorised carriage is actually named I really don't know.


Back in the parade
Keep old wheels of time turning
Proudly motoring


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16 comments:

Sylvia K said...

What a great shot, Gemma, I don't know what it's called either, but looks like pretty fun transportation!! Enjoy your weekend!

Dragonstar said...

What a fine photo! They look like the king and queen of the parade!

HansHB said...

Great B&W post, nice photo!

kleppanrova said...

Nice photo!
Ingun

Follygirl said...

What a wonderful Picture!

Taken For Granted said...

Great photo of a fine old horseless carriage. The women looks like she doesn't appreciate having her picture taken.

NatureFootstep said...

this is soo cool. I love the fact that people still cares about the old things. Great shot and thanks fore sharing.

Monica said...

Great shot og this " I don't know what to call it"!
:)

Vane M. said...

Puxa, é mesmo diferente...em p&b ficou perfeito! Um abraço!

Stewart M said...

Great looking vehicle - it would still not reach top speed in rush hour traffic!

Cheers - Stewart M - Melbourne

Lina Gustina said...

Awesome shot!
Very interesting vehicle.

http://www.homezweethome.info/2013/03/a-building-in-construction.html

AmitAag said...

A great capture in B&W, Gemma:)
http://amitaag.blogspot.in/2013/03/boats.html

Gattina said...

That is great ! Should be produced again, with the increasing petrol prices, it certainly would have some success !

TheChieftess said...

What fun!!!

Kicki said...

Nice, but not very comfortable!:)

Jaz said...

Nice shoot...

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