Tramway DVDs now in stock at our shop

Commuting by Cablediscounted price now $29.95
Commuting by Cable DVD
A brilliant documentary about a vanished facet of Melbourne’s history – our cable trams. See rare archival film of the largest cable tramway system in the world, which operated from 1885 to 1940.
The Bendigo and Eaglehawk Tramlines – $39.95
The Bendigo and Eaglehawk Tramlines DVD
Learn about the history of the Bendigo tramways from its beginnings in 1890 with primitive battery-powered trams, subsequently replaced with steam trams, followed by conversion to a conventional electric tramway in 1903 by the Electric Supply Company of Victoria. See classic footage of operation by the State Electricity Commission from its takeover in 1934 until closure in 1972.
The City of Ballarat: Trams, Gardens & Gold – $39.95
The City of Ballarat: Trams, Gardens & Gold DVD
Almost two hours of historic footage of trams in Ballarat, with images of the original horse trams through to the electric trams of the State Electricity Commission of Victoria which ran until closure in 1971.
The Footscray Local Tramways – $39.95
The Footscray Local Tramways
Between 1921 and 1962 the Melbourne suburb of Footscray had its own local electric tramway system, operated by the Melbourne & Metropolitan Tramways Board, providing purely local public transport to this working class suburb. See enthusiast film of the last decade of its operation, notably the unique single truck tramcars used.
The Geelong Tramways – $39.95
The Geelong Tramways DVD
See historic footage of Victoria’s forgotten tramway system (1912-56). Victoria’s second city had the largest and best-run of the state’s regional tramways, but it was the first to fall to the tyranny of the motor omnibus.
Just Trams in Melbourne 1972-2013 – $39.95
Trams in Melbourne DVD
Observe the evolution of Melbourne trams from a traditional electric street tramway into a modern transport system.
Malcolm – $10.00
Malcolm DVD
This charming 1986 classic comedy is the story of slow-witted Malcolm, who loses his job as a tram conductor for building his own tram and enters a life of crime.
Melbourne by Tram – Volume 1 – $29.95
Melbourne by Tram DVD
Be taken on a journey through Melbourne’s suburbs in the last decade of the twentieth century, travelling over four different routes. Observe the sights from the viewpoint of the tram driver.
Melbourne by Tram – Volume 2 – $29.95
Melbourne by Tram Vol 2 DVD
Experience Melbourne’s tramway system in Widescreen, featuring the routes to Vermont South, Wattle Park, Docklands and St Kilda Beach, not to forget the historic W class tramcars running on the City Circle tourist service.
The Outer Circle – $50.00 (includes DVD and BluRay)
The Outer Circle DVD
The Outer Circle was a steam-era railway that traversed Melbourne’s eastern suburbs in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. This documentary details a fascinating chapter in Melbourne’s history.
Shooting Through – $34.95
Shooting Through DVD
Memories of the great days of trams in Sydney and Newcastle. An enthusiast’s dream as rare footage shows the extent of these two massive tram systems that disappeared over five decades ago.
Tramcar Tapestry – $17.00
Tramcar Tapestry DVD
See the streetcars of Adelaide travelling over twelve different lines in their twilight years in brilliant digitally remastered colour – filmed by notable tramway enthusiast Keith Kings in 1956.
The Tramways of Ballarat – $28.50
The Tramways of Ballarat DVD
Trams in Victoria’s golden city from 1887 to 1971, and the story of their preservation. This mix of archival and contemporary footage shows a valuable part of urban history.
Trolley Buses in Hobart – $29.95
Trolley Buses in Hobart DVD
For 33 years trolley buses provided a reliable and comfortable form of public transport to the citizens of Hobart. Extensive use is made of old film footage to relate the history of the system from its opening in 1935 to eventual closure in 1968.
VR Tramways in the 1950s – $39.95
VR Tramways in the 1950s DVD
Watch the dying days of Melbourne’s bayside electric street railways. The two routes were a lingering reminder of the development of the beachside suburbs between St Kilda and Beaumaris in the first decades of the twentieth century.
Wait Here for Trams – Part I – $34.50
Wait Here for Trams Part 1 DVD
Wait Here for Trams – Part II – $34.50
Wait Here for Trams Part 2 DVDA nostalgic look at Brisbane’s vanished electric trams and trolleybuses.
Wellington’s Tramway System: Back in Business – $24.95
Back in Business DVD
This DVD portrays the evolution of Wellington’s tramway system from its early beginnings through to its closing in 1964 and the formation of a working museum at Queen Elizabeth Park near Paekakariki.
Whispering Death – $39.90
Whispering Death DVD
The story of Brisbane’s lost trolley bus system. Whisper quiet, the trolley buses served Brisbane and its hilly suburbs, before they fell foul of changing fashions in public transport.