Have a good old-fashioned Christmas this year!

Why you shouldn’t overlook antiques and collectables as the perfect presents.

We are starting to reach the pointy end of Christmas preparation time with only 4 weeks left on the calendar.

Yes, you read that right, less than a month until the big fella in red comes down the chimney!

Stuck for what to buy your Grandparents for Christmas? They can be tricky but try to find something with a touch of sentiment.

Our Antiques and Collectables auctions can be the best place to pick up gorgeous items that remind them of something they had when they were younger.

Genuine antiques don’t ever go out of style so bid now and we can even ship your purchase to your door in time for Christmas morning.

These auctions are also a fun place to find quirky items for the collectors and pop culture enthusiasts in your life. You never know what you will come across on our website!


Single Vendor Collection of Fine Art & Books

Keep an eye out for unique auctions like this one; a collection of fine art and collectable books.

You can certainly find some treasures here and pick up a hand signed copy of a book that has special meaning to a particular person.

A first edition is the first printing of a book and these prove to be quite valuable and highly desirable to book worms!

It is the closest edition to the author as they most likely saw the whole publication through, from start to finish and the content will have the least edits from the original text.

This auction features 25 rare signed books from a single vendor based in Paddington, Sydney that have been well looked after and are now looking for a new bookshelf to reside in!


This unreserved auction is the place to get a truly memorable, useful and distinctive Christmas gift. Get your hands around an Arbutus luxury pen.

Each pen is a unique combination of beauty, mechanical design and functionality and represent the journey to create the ‘perfect pen’.

In this digital age there is something so special about seeing words written in a letter on physical paper that other people may treasure for years.

These pens are nicely weighted and a pleasure to write with, so give someone the ultimate gift to make Christmas card writing a real joy.

Unreserved Model V8 Supercar Collection

Now this is one for the motorheads out there, old and young alike! If you have a Ford or Supercars fan in your life, this is the place to be bidding.

This auction features every Ford Bathurst winner for the since 1967 including 1987 (DQ) which could really bring back some fond memories for lovers of The Great Race.

There are also largely completed Alan Moffat and Dick Johnson collections which would be ideal for the old Australian Touring Car enthusiasts.

With everything going under the hammer unreserved, this could be the place to pick up a meaningful gift for the car lover in your life.


Iconic Memorabilia

This auction is a real delight for someone who is passionate about something or someone in particular!

It contains a vast array of rare and collectable memorabilia from some of the most iconic people and events in recent times.

Do you have a daughter who loves Disney or a husband who is mad about the NRL or a friend who exclusively drinks Coca Cola?

Celebrate their interests and give them a gift that really speaks their language.

Antiques, Coins, Banknotes & Collectables

Our Antiques, Coins, Banknotes and Collectables auction is a fantastic combination of the best antiques and collectable currency, stamps and postcards we have to offer.

This is one of our most popular weekly auctions and we are constantly seeing people buying hundreds of dollars’ worth of items at a time!

There are some real gems to be found here including collectable Swarovski crystal, vintage glassware and ornamental items.

Not just for senior citizens, vintage and antique items can provide the opportunity get unique homewares that seem like a one off!


Sport & Music Memorabilia

Have you got a sports mad family member or friend? Get the perfect piece of sports or music memorabilia for the man cave or the office.

Signed memorabilia specific to the someone’s interest is a great way to make their room feel more personal.

Whether it’s a music artist, sports star or a movie poster signed by an admired actor, memorabilia is often a cool and funky way to bring colour and personality to their space.

Make this the ultimate Christmas and give a gift they can treasure forever! It also could be a handy investment…

Pinball, Arcade & Amusement Extravaganza

Make your family’s Christmas dream come true this year!

Coming into summer, the school holidays and the busy festive season, now is the ideal time to buy an arcade machine for extra fun this summer.

There is something unique and exciting to entertain family members of all ages; this is a must-see!

Not just full of pinball machines, this fun auction features novelty items such as a life size Lego Batman statue and an array of inflatable bouncy castles.

This is one for the collectors, investors, gamers, and for the young or young at heart.

Don’t let this be Game Over. Pop your email address below and we will keep you up to date with all our old school auctions!

Matt Kalinski

Head Of Valuations

Qualifications & Affiliations

American Society of Appraisers Candidate Member

Certified Practicing Valuer AVAA


Matt has been in the valuations space for many years and has extensive experience in the space across an abundance of various industries. He now leads the valuations teams for Lloyds Auctions with a passion for encouraging his team to set and achieve high goals and produce great results for the company whilst growing the team’s skills starting with a great culture and team mindset.