Hand Tool Preservation
Association of Australia Inc

Hidden Treasure

An event to celebration of HTPAA's 40th anniversary featuring an exhibition of the Caine Tool Collection as well as rare tools, live trade demonstrations and lectures, a tool market and coffee and food.
Entertainment and education for all ages.

Brighton Town Hall, Saturday 22nd October 2022, 9.30am to 5pm. More details here.

Recent News

What Is A Hand Tool? (Part 2)

[One of a series of posts from past issues of The Tool Chest.] This article by Ken Turner from "The Tool Chest" of February 1993 (Volume 5, No. 1) is in response to Doug Mclver's question in "The Tool Chest" of December 1992 (Volume 4, No. 6) about "What Is A Hand Tool?" The term "hand tool", it seems, is generally accepted by both collec...

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Next Antique & Collectable Hand Tool Market

The next Antique & Collectable Hand Tool Market is on Sunday 6th November 2022 9.00 am to 12.30 pm at The National Steam Centre, 1200 Ferntree Gully Rd, Scoresby or see the map here. For more information see the Tool Market page.