It is said that the number of Maltese and Gozitans living in Australia is similar to that of the whole population of Malta and Gozo, if not morelThe Land of Plenty and Opportunity has always attracted the locals, more so in the depressing post second world war era, the fifties and sixties, when the British services rundown brought about rampant unemployment and led to a mass exodus of Maltese and Gozitans towards the land down under, seeking their future and fortune in pastures new.more details »
In this section, a series of interesting articles with photos that were published in the Sunday Times Motoring section.
Titled 'Focus on Members', below is a list of members who have been named so far. Click on each name to gain insight into avid OMC enthusiasts!
Every year the Old Motors Club organizes an Awards Presentation honouring members for various distinctive achievements. Almost inevitably, year in, year out, the same man proudly walks up to the podium to collect the covetous cup for the most active overall participant in OMC activities. That man is Saviour Johnson, who not only eloquently preaches but intensely practices the maxim which states that if you don't use it, you lose it! So come rain or sun, he ties to income the possible maximum number of his eleven roadworthy classics in club events.more details »
It was a Fiat X 1/9
that inspired Simon Saliba
to fall in love with Italian cars.
“The X 1/9 seemed to be a very honest original in superb condition”more details »
Male members of many species in the animal and bird kingdoms are polygamous and spend their time with divided loyalty generously distributed among various members of the opposite sex throughout their active life. However, there are several varieties in such kingdoms where the male is monogamous and, come rain Orson, he is and remains wholly dedicated and devoted to one partner only.more details »