photo by secret squirrel

Hard Yakka The Boys here lifting 65kg bags of spuds seen here at Thorpdale 1985

hume1980, Kdtrucks, and Mike faved this
  • pappa11 5y

    bloody hard yakka allright
  • secret squirrel6 PRO 5y

    Thanks Pappa hahahah aaah yes the good old days Work safe would have a fit if they saw this LOL thanks Pappa
  • pappa11 5y

    yeah work safe would be still there unloading the bloody thing
  • secret squirrel6 PRO 5y

    Thanks Pappa nono no no Work safe would look at it and just laugh and it would never get unloaded lol thanks Pappa
  • Gary Edgley 5y

    Memories, ah the way things used to be done. This is a great shot of that period of time. Congrats on capturing an 'action' shot.
    The Scania ain't bad either.
  • secret squirrel6 PRO 5y

    Thanks Gary yeah mate she was tough old days alright for memory i think there was about 460 odd bags per semi something like that that anyway and those last few bags were killers =That Scania was from Toowoomba and was a real nice looking rig thanks Gary
  • markailie 5y

    that scania used to belong to bob macmillan from toowoomba before he bought a gum boot in the same colour scheme. all us boys worked hard back then best way to cart spuds was straight on the deck as they never moved.ps .cant beat a haulmark trailer you could fill them up and not hurt them.
  • secret squirrel6 PRO 5y

    Thanks Markailei=yeah mate she was tough going back then but at the time everyone used to say how easy it was comapared to the 1960s LOL yeah i love the Haulmark just the way they looked going down the road Sounds like you did a few loads out of THorpdale did you mate ? And if so what truck were you in mate i might have a photo thanks heaps for your info Markailie
  • Clubtur 5y

    Heavy loud!
  • secret squirrel6 PRO 5y

    Thanks Clubber
S Search
Photo navigation
< > Thumbnail navigation
Z Zoom
B Back to context