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Aussie torch a cut above


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           ELDERS everywhere
           are fast becoming         normally taken to a specialist
           aware of the              welder,” American Welding
Australian invented DHC 2000         director Barry McGough said.
oxy acetylene welding and              “Claims for the torch may
cutting torch which has been         seem hard to believe, but test
available in Australia and New       results are available and can be
Zealand for many years,              viewed on our website at
distributor American Welding which
says.                                has a video demonstration of
  The torch has a unique             the torch in operation and
internal mixing chamber and          many more technical details.
specialises in difficult materials     “The torch (pictured in use
such as stainless and mild           at Mt Druitt TAFE) also has
steels, aluminium, cast iron,        superb cutting abilities from
chrome moly, diecast and             the thinnest sheet metal up to
brazes without flux.                 25mm-thick steel, using at

  It has a weld strength             least half the gas of a standard
equivalent to TIG, but with          oxy plant and producing a
more pliability, and unlike a        clean, slag-free cut comparable
conventional oxy torch, there        to a plasma cutter.”
is a minimal distortion.               In NSW, Mount Druitt TAFE
  The torch is also superb to        staff member Allan
use on farm infrastructure           Higginbotham recently
such as gates and stockyards,        completed an independent
enabling repairs to be achieved      bench test in aluminium and                    Unit 3, 4 Central Avenue, Thornleigh 2120
on site even in the wind,            panel steel.
without the need to pre-clean          A copy of the test’s results        Telephone 1800 200 493 or 02 9484 9074
the job.                             can be obtained from the            * Receive your free gift wreath with any online or instore purchase of $50 or more.
  Its welding range is               company or viewed on the           Gift wreath not shown. Sale items and postage charges not included in purchase value.
impressive, from the thinnest        web site.                      
materials up to 12mm-thick             The torch works with
steel.                               standard hoses and regulators.
  “The DHC 2000 uses                 ■ Visit
standard hoses and regulators        or email
and transforms a conventional        or contact (02) 4784 3012 or
oxy set into a precision tool        fax (02) 4784 3101.

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Saddle up in Snowy                                                                            Slices, dices

                                                                                              ironing time
Lyle and Helen
Kent will travel
from their home
base of
                                                                                                                                      “We have now sold over

                                                                                                    F YOU’RE after an
Queensland, to
                                                                                                    ironing board cover                100,000 Ezy Iron ironing
join the crowds
                                                                                                    that slashes ironing                board covers and
on the banks of
                                                                                              time and makes ironing                     counting.”
the Snowy River,
                                                                                              easier ... then read on!”                     Libby Stark of Brisbane,
Dalgety, for the
                                           tent pegging display and a                         says company                                 Qld, says: “I’ve had my
Snowy River Festival.
                                           Light Horse Troop parade,” Mr                      spokesman Cameron                            Ezy Iron reversible
  The Kent Saddlery truck,
                                           Kent said.                                         Miller.                                       ironing board cover for
which is fitted out as a
                                             “Stockmen and women come                           “As Australia’s leading                     eight years now and it
travelling shop, will be on-site
                                           from across Australia to                           ironing board cover                           has been a great
at the festival, and Mr Kent
                                           compete at the Festival – a                        manufacturer, we                              investment.
will be on-hand to discuss Kent
                                           tough competition that tests                       understand how                                  “After putting it on my
Saddles, which are custom
                                           skills such as bareback, whip                      important it is to have                       board there have been
made for horse and rider.
                                           crack, packhorse, horse                            the right ironing board                       no wrinkles or puckers,
  The Snowy River Festival will
                                           shoeing, brumby catch and                          cover, so you get better                      no separate bits of foam
be held from November 13 to
                                           cross country.”                                    results, faster, easier                       underneath, it fits
15, 2009, and will include the
                                             Mr and Mrs Kent look                             and in less time.                             perfectly, it never falls
Snowy River Stockman’s
                                           forward to a return visit to the                     “Our business is                            off and there is no
Challenge, horse events, whip
                                           Snowy River region and hope                        called Aus Product Lines                   fiddling while I iron.
cracking and a Waler Horse
                                           to meet up with old friends                        and for the last eight years we        “It has been just ‘set and
                                           and new.                                           have been totally dedicated to      forget’, which suits my busy
  “Entertainment will include
                                                                                              helping people find long-            lifestyle perfectly and it still
food and market stalls, kids’              ■ Visit                                            lasting and very simple                looks as good as when I
entertainment, Snowy River        or                         solutions due to the                    purchased it – it has washed
heritage and stories,                      info on the Snowy River
                                                                                              many problems they                       well, although I’ve hardly
blacksmithing, and other bush
                                                             have with ironing and                     ever needed to wash it as it
festival activities, as well as a
                                                                                              laundry.                                   is completely reversible.”
                                                                                                “We know for sure we                       “Our revolutionary
                                                                                              can help you quickly                       ironing board covers are
                                                                                              and easily free yourself                   the most unique,

 Scrap Your adventure                                                                         from many of the
                                                                                              frustrating and
                                                                                              annoying mishaps that
                                                                                              go hand-in-hand with
                                                                                                                                         reversible ironing board
                                                                                                                                         covers available,” Mr
                                                                                                                                         Miller said.
                                                                                                                                           “Using the latest
                                                                                              the housekeeping.                          technology available Ezy
                                                                                                “We are a family                         Iron has now made it
                                                                                              business located at                        possible to not only iron
                                                                                              Sumner Park, Brisbane,                    without risking severe
                                                                                              and have continually improved       damage to your professional
                                                                                              and increased our product           pieces but also reduce the
                                                                                              range to include not only our       backbreaking amount of time
                                                                                              famous Ezy Iron ironing board       you spend at the ironing board.”
                                                                                              covers but other related laundry    ■ Visit or
                                                                                              and housekeeping items.             contact (07) 3715 5315.

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Silver success Shoe envy no more        dragged on and it became

       USTRALIAN women                                                                            SHOE lovers all over Australia
       have always found ways           obvious the station could not                             are learning that
       to be resourceful during         support two families, the                        is a great
times of hardship and                   sisters realised the answer to                            site to purchase funky,
drought, and sisters, Lisa              their challenges lay in a home-                           fashionable and affordable
O’Keefe and Stacey Clayton, of          based business and so                                     footwear.
Koolaman Designs, are no                Koolaman Designs was born.                                  Based in Roma, Queensland,
exception.                                All pieces in the collection are                        Shoezamm owner, Gabby
  From Mrs O’Keefe’s family’s           hand stamped by the sisters                               Barron, launched the site two
29,540-hectare sheep and                and have become a popular                                 years ago to cater for the
wheat station in southern               way to celebrate the birth of a                           growing number of customers
NSW, the sisters have launched          child or a special anniversary.                           from isolated areas who
Koolaman Designs, a collection            Mums and dads tell the girls                            wanted to shop online.
of hand-stamped silver                  they love having the names                                  Ms Barron said the site had
jewellery being snapped up by           and birth dates of their                                  been a huge success with
women across the country.               children swinging on beautiful                            orders regularly coming in
  Mrs O’Keefe lives on                  pendants around their neck as                             from western Queensland and
Koolaman Station with her               it keeps those special people                             NSW.
husband and three children in           close to their hearts.                                      “With free postage Australia-    Weave, Sara Cole and Chrissie,
the house her husband’s                   Koolaman Designs are                                    wide, it is a great way for        and specialist brands such as
grandparents built, while her           available online and prices                               people in isolated properties to   Kumfs and Ariat.
in-laws are a few hundred               range from $60 to $150.                                   buy their footwear,” she said.      Shoezamm also stocks a
metres away, in the house they          ■ Visit www.koolamandesigns.                                “I get a real kick out of        comprehensive range of
have lived in for 41 years.    or contact                                         seeing people from isolated        children’s shoes such as
  In mid-2008, as the drought           (0419) 341 582.                                           areas buying great shoes           Bubblegummers and Grosby.
                                                                                                  online they wouldn’t be able to     “We also stock men’s shoes,
                                                                                                  buy otherwise.
Comfort for all kids                                                                                “We have just received all our
                                                                                                  summer stock and the styles
                                                                                                                                     shoe care products, hats and
                                                                                                                                     handbags,” Ms Barron said.
                                                                                                                                     ■ Visit
KIDS Comfort Zone products              both locally and                                          this year are fantastic.”          or contact (07) 4622 4500 or
are proudly Australian made             internationally and includes                                The Shoezamm range               email
using the finest                                 the very popular                                 includes Dianna Ferrari, Sasha,
quality 100 per                                  Zoobie Pets and
cent cotton,                                     Brolly Sheets.
according to a                                     “We take great
company                                          pride in offering a
spokesperson,                                    personal touch with
who says the                                     every order, so if you
range of products                                have any special
is expanding all the time “as           requests please feel free to
we aim to specialise in all             mention them to us upon
things kids’ bedroom”.                  ordering,” the spokesperson
  “We have new products                 said.
being added on a regular basis            Orders are gift wrapped (at
and just in time for getting            no extra cost).
your little ones something              ■ Contact
unique for Christmas.”        
  The Kids Comfort Zone
range of products is sourced
                                        au or visit
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WATERLESS TOILETS                                                    Top tips for
      water .
Save yle
 with st
              . .                  • SAVE YOUR WATER

                                   • CONSERVE YOUR
                                                                     wall decals
                                                                                ALL decals,
                                     ENVIRONMENT                                removable vinyl
                                                                                graphics, are fantastic
                                                                     for decorating as they are
                                   • RECYCLE YOUR                    affordable, fun and stylish,
                                     WASTE                           according to a spokesperson
                                                                     for the Sydney-based
                                                                     company, Cool Art Vinyl.
                                                                       “Here are five quick tips for
                                                                     decorating with wall decals,”
 Clivus Multrum™                                                     the spokesperson said.
                                                                       “Go simple – less is best for
 > Save 1/3 household water                                          stylish decorating.
                                                                       “Like many things in life,
 > No chemicals or odours                                            choosing high quality effective
 > True composting process                                           products will be more
 > Residential & commercial                                          successful than multiple
                                                                     cheaper, non-matching
   models available                 Ecolet™                          products, so choose one or two         wall decal is manageable with
                                                                     focal point decal designs and          clear instructions, however, if
        CLIVUS MULTRUM AUSTRALIA                                     remember to consider the space         you choose a detailed design
 The proven alternative Australia wide for 30 years                  around the wall decal design to        with lots of small pieces, the
                                                                     achieve the best effect.               application will be more
 For FREE 15 PAGE INFO BOOKLET Ph 1300 138 182                         “Research your surface –             complex and, in addition,
         or visit         TL1614699         decals are sign writing                larger wall decals require more
                                                                     graphics applied to a surface.         ‘handyman’ skills than smaller
                                                                       “These are designed to be            ones.
                                                                     applied to hard, smooth, clean           “Research size – if you have a
                                                                     surfaces, so choose a surface          large wall to decorate, then
                                                                     that will suit the application of      choosing a large size may be
                                                                     vinyl – painted plaster, glass,        appropriate, but it may not, so
                                                                     steel, and gyprock all work            make sure you consider the
                                                                     fine, but stucco or very               effect you are trying to create.
                                                                     textured rendered wall is not            “Secondly, double check the
                                                                     recommended.                           supplier’s sizing as there is
                                                                       “Think ‘single use’ – proper         nothing more annoying than
                                                                     wall decals are not                    opening your package and
                                                                     re-positionable as they are            finding the design is tiny for
     Nanna’s Toy Barn have a beautiful                               made from ultra thin vinyl             the price you paid – if the
     range of Aussie working dogs. (They make                        that, when removed, will be            supplier is not clearly showing
     great Christmas presents).                                      stretched and misformed –              the size, then ask.”
                                                                     near impossible to reapply.            ■ Visit
     Send for a brochure. We also stock die cast                       “Choose within your skill   or
                                                                     level – applying a standard            contact (02) 8005 1767.
     tractor models including:
             Universal Hobbies
             Speccast                                                                    GOT CHOOKS?
             Siku                                                     Hate Constantly Feeding Them? Rodents and birds eating their food?
             Caterpillar and                                                                                   Grandpa’s
             Mamod Live Steam Models                                                                      Automatic Chook Feeder
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A bright idea for
working in dark
                                           controlled power management

        J MANAGEMENT Pty
        Ltd, based at Eden, on             to ensure consistent, high
        the Far South Coast, is            visibility lighting through the                                              We are an
now distributing the award                 two LED lamps (each rated for                                             online store who
winning 2C Solar Light Cap                 more than 100,000 hours of                                                 sell affordable
throughout NSW and Victoria                usage), these caps require no
at agricultural field days,                maintenance and pay for                                                     fashion and
exhibitions and by direct                  themselves in a very short time                                             stock one of
order.                                     by never needing batteries                                                    Australia’s
  “The Solar Light Cap is                    “The 2C Solar Light Cap                                                 favourite brands
perfect for farmers and                    represents innovation at its                                                  MINKPINK
graziers who need protection               best with cutting edge, but
from the sun during the day                proven working solar power
but often need to finish jobs in           technology, coupled with
falling light or pitch dark and            functional design and style.
need both hands free,” said                  “So efficient is the processor
company spokesman, Andrew                  controlled energy conversion                The team at
Hodson.                                                      and
  The 2C Solar                                               illumination
Light Cap was                                                that a fully
conceived and                                                charged cap                 Supports
developed by                                                 will provide            Australian labels
keen outdoor                                                 five to six
adventurer and                                               hours of                and are always
photographer                                                 intense bright           adding more
Simon Dyer                                                   light and up to          labels to our
after more than                                              36 hours of                collection
five years of                                                general
development                                                  (dimmer)
with design                                                  lighting.
engineers from around the                    “It takes just one day’s
world.                                     sunlight (six to eight hours,
  The Solar Light Cap                      subject to environment
recharges directly from                    conditions) to fully charge the                                           We update our
sunlight captured by a state of            Solar Light Cap.”                                                          stock weekly
the art photovoltaic panel set               The cap includes an “SOS”
into the brim, Mr Hodson                   flash pattern that can be seen
said.                                      more than two kilometres
  “It is incredibly efficient              away and it is this feature
solar powered personal                     alone that makes it an essential
lighting and as such is covered            piece of any outdoor
by world-wide patents for its              adventurer’s kit.
innovation and technology,” he             ■ Visit
  “With micro-processor                    or contact (0458) 786 227.

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Arrest the pests
                                 growers, grain farmers, fruit

       EST-Away Australia
       supplies bird-proofing    and berry farmers, olive
       and bird-scare products   farmers and aquaculturists.
renowned for their                 “Particularly valuable
effectiveness in dispersing      background information was
flying pests.                    gathered at rural field days and
  Bird-proofing products         wine industry exhibitions
include rural or urban netting   throughout eastern Australia,
and bird spikes, and bird-
scare products include
the “Scarey Man”
                                       and from State
                                           departments of
                                                                    Palm Beach online
automatic                                       “In recent years,   YOU don’t have to visit Palm     swimwear for all women,
scarecrow and a                                 however, the        Beach to get the “Palm Beach     including larger sizes and
lifelike “Prowler                               focus is            look”, according to Palm Beach   mastectomy.
Owl”.                                           changing, with      Couture spokeswoman,               “Popular Australian designer
  “We are now                                   just as much        Helene Esdaile (pictured above   labels include Jets, Bond-Eye,
expanding into                                  demand              middle).                         Anna and Boy, Watersun, and
organising the                                 generated from         “Take a trip to Sydney’s       Hotel Bondi Swim, and
installation of bird-                        the urban and          favourite beach by visiting      international labels such as
proofing products for                      industrial sectors.”     Palm Beach Couture’s online      Gottex and Nancy Ganz.
special projects,” company              Trevor and Kumi             store where we offer an            “We specialise in good fit,
spokesman, Trevor McAndrew,      McAndrew have experience in        eclectic mix of local labels,    shape enhancing swimwear
said.                            broadacre farming, aviation        imports (washed linens by CP     with body control and
  “Back in 1999, a need was      and international bird             Shades from the US, Italian      slimming features.”
identified for a diversified     management techniques, and         jeans by Lisa Valli and French     The online store features a
approach to minimising           their company used                 knits) as well as our own Palm   Wish List, styling tips and
problems caused by pest birds.   consultants in the agriculture,    Beach Couture label Resort       regular sales. “We are always
  “Before deciding on a          aviation and construction          Wear and accessories,            changing and always shopping
product range, we travelled to   industries.                        including Spanish espadrilles,   for you,” Ms Esdaile said.
many regions of rural            ■ Visit                            Brazilian shoes by Melissa and   ■ Visit
Australia and discussed pest- or         Helen Kaminski hats.   
bird problems with grape         contact (02) 6493 6044.              “We have a wide range of       au or contact (02) 9974 4277.

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