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Other Employee Magazines.

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In later years, each Plant produced a local magazine for their own Plant employees.  Occasionally, some of these surface and will be captured here.  If at some time, a sufficient number of any one magazine is collected, a dedicated page will be provided.

Until then, here is a pot-pourri of Plant magazines.

 1.  GMH Monthly Chronicle (GMH Marrickville (Sydney), 1938)

     (These copies of this magazine are thought to be unique, as no other copies being known to exist.)

      1938  Jun   Oct (no cover) 

 2.  Around The Bend (Holden Engine Company - Quarterly)

      1982   Dec  

        1983   Mar 

        1984   Sep

        1987   Jun  Sep  

        1988   Mar  Sep  Dec

        1989   Mar  Jun  Dec

        1990   Mar  Jun  Sep  Dec

        1991   Mar  Jun  Sep  Dec

        1992   Mar  Jun

        1993   Mar  Sep  Dec

        1994   Mar  Jun  Sep  Dec

        1995   Mar  Jun  Sep

        1996   Mar  Jun  Sep  Dec

        1997   Mar  Sep  Dec

          "Around The Bend" has re-emerged in later years as a twice monthly publication.  Following are some of the issues:

        2013     Vol 8 

        2014     Vol 9

        2015     Vol 10

 

3. The Communicator (Elizabeth V.A.P.)  

        These issues courtesy of Peter Matthews, Adelaide   

       1980    Feb

       1982*  Jan/Feb   Mar   Apr   May   Jun  Jul   Aug  Aug (special)  Sep  Oct   Nov  Dec

       1984    Jun   Nov   Dec

       1985    Feb   Mar  Apr/May   Jun   Jul   Aug   Sep   Oct   Nov   Dec   

       1986*  Jan/Feb   Mar   Apr/May   Jun   Jul   Aug   Sep   Oct   Nov   Dec

       1987*  Jan/Feb   Mar

                   New Series (courtesy Stewart Underwood):

       1987*  Vol 01  Vol 02  Vol 03  Vol 04  Vol 05

      1988*   Vol 06  Vol 07  Vol 08   Vol 09  Vol 10  Vol 11  Vol 12

      1989*  Vol 13  Vol 14  Vol 15  Vol 16  Vol 17  Vol 18

      1990*  Vol 19  Vol 20  Vol 21  Vol 22

      1991*  Vol 23  Vol 24  Vol 25  Vol 26  Vol 27

      1992*  Vol 28  Vol 29  Vol 30  Vol 31  

      1993*  Vol 32  Vol 33  Vol 34  Vol 35

      1994*  Vol 36  Vol 37  Vol 38 

      1995*  Vol 39  Vol 40

 

 The issues following are one page, double sided, issued nominally as a weekly.  Here, they are bundled into monthly groups.

      2006   Jun  Jul  Aug  Sep  Oct  Nov  Dec

      2007   Oct  Nov  Dec

      2008   Jan  Feb  Mar  Apr  May  Jun  Jul  Aug  Sep  Oct  Nov  Dec

      2009   Jan  Feb  Mar  Apr  May  Jun  Jul  Aug  Sep

 

 4. The Comment (S.A. Fabrication)

    1982   Aug

      1985   Aug

      1986   Mar

      1987   Dec

      1988   Aug

      1989   Vol 1  

      1990   Vol 3  Vol 5 

      1991   Vol 6  Vol 7

  

 5. The Conveyor  (Dandenong V.A.P.)

      1981 May  Sep  Dec  Silver Jubilee Edition     

       1982  Mar  Jul Sep  Dec

       1983  Apr  Jul  Sep   Dec

      1984  Mar  Jul  Sep  Dec

      1985  Mar  Mar (Vic 150th Anniversary)  Sep  Dec

      1986  Mar  Jun  Sep  Dec

      1987  Mar  Jun  Sep  Dec

     1988  Mar  Jul Sep Dec

     1989 Mar  Sep  Dec

 

6.  Newsline  (GMH Automotive, Quarterly)

      1992  Nov 6  Nov 23

        1993  Issue 7  Issue 8  Issue 9

  

 7.  Foundry News (Fishermens Bend Foundries)

    First issued on 25th October, 1983 with a circulation of 66 copies.  By 1986, circulation had rised to 95 copies.

 

      1986  Dec

      1989  Dec

 8.  X Team (Engineering)

      1986   Sep(01)  Oct(02)  Dec(03)

      1987  Mar(04)  Jul(06)    Oct(07)  Dec(08)

      1988  Feb(09)  Mar(10)  May(11)  Sep(13)  Dec(14)

      1989  Apr(15)  May(16) Jun(17)  Aug(18)  Nov(19)  Dec(20)

      1990  Apr(21)  Aug(23)  Dec(24)  

      1991  Sep(27)  Dec(28)  

      1992  Apr(29)  Aug(30)  Dec(31)  

      1993  Apr(32)  Jun(33)  Sep(34)  Dec(35)

      1994  Apr(36) 

 

9. What's in Store (HSPO)

   1990  Autumn(2)

 

10. The Leader (Motor Show publications)

    1993  March Melbourne International Motor Show

    1995  Motor Show Edition

 

11. Football Record (Design Staff)

    1971  August Football Record (Lines versus Draughthorses)  Note: contains explicit material!

     1972  August Football Record (Lines versus Draughthorses)  Note: contains explicit material!