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A club for people interested
in the history, restoration, preservation
and enjoyment of vintage
wirelesses and gramophones.

Although the main interests of members are wireless receivers and
gramophones  (phonographs), many members are also interested
in televisions, telephones, tape  and wire recorders, music boxes,
amplifiers, associated equipment and memorabilia.


For general enquiries or information about the club please email us at

info@vwgc.org.au

Upcoming Club Meetings

 

 

Club meetings are held on the fourth Tuesday of each month
(except December)
at

 6 Hickey Street Ardross
Wireless Hill Park
North Entrance off Canning Highway

Click for a map
 

Monthly meetings start at 8:00 PM

NEXT MEETING DETAILS

The coming of sound in
Western Australian Cinemas

1904 - 1914

 Presented by
Richard Rennie & Steve Austin

  Prior to the First World War, synchronised sound in the movie theatres involved a gramophone linked to the projector.

This presentation covers the six
technologies
that were used in WA cinemas

 

The Auxetophone
Gaumont’s Chronophone
Gaumont’s Chronomegaphone

Edison’s Projecting Kinetophone
The Wondergraph

and the mysterious
Auxetophonoscope.

 

BACK IN STOCK GRAMOPHONE NEEDLES

LOUD - MEDIUM - SOFT

A PACKET OF 100 IS $6.00

Collection or
they can be posted within Australia
Postage and packing extra
 

TELEPHONE RODNEY FOR DETAILS ON
08 9364 6912