Category Archives: 1980s

Australia’s gifts for Royal Weddings

I was very pleased to discover that in years gone by, when Australia sent official gifts to royal weddings, those gifts were food-related. Princess Anne received a set of goblets and a set of mugs for her wedding to Mark … Continue reading

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‘Holy Chocolate telephones, Batman!’

I’m looking for chocolate in the Archives’ collection – mostly there are photos. This one is a standout! Gold Coast chef Martin Baumann created this chocolate phone for a competition in 1989 to help promote a telecommunications company. I wonder … Continue reading

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