Hand Tool Preservation
Association of Australia Inc

what happens when you hold a tool - your fingers form an intimate bond between you and the tool. It is a marriage of intellect and an inanimate object. Suddenly the tool becomes alive and performs...

R.J. DeCristoforo - Handtool Handbook for Woodworking (USA 1977)

Scheduled Sales - Thrice yearly in March, July and November. Tool Sale vendors are HTPAA members. The public are cordially invited to attend - entry $5.00

Dates for 2018 are Sunday 18th March, Sunday 8th July and Sunday 11th November.

Public Sale time is 9.00 am to 12.30 pm.

The  venue is St Anthony's Parish Hall 164-168 Neerim Rd (corner Neerim & Grange Rds), Carnegie, Melway Ref 68 F4:

Special Purpose Sales - Estate sales are organised as required. 

Tools and Trades Day

HTPAA's Tools and Trades Day is on July 7th 2018 9.00 am to 4.30 pm at St Anthony's Parish Hall (Tool Sale location).
The 2018 Day features nine expert speakers who will discuss and demonstrate their tools in the trades of colonial cabinet making, coopering, jewelry making, harness making, the early mechanics tools, pattern making, plumbing and shipwright/sail making.
For more information see the Tool and Trade Day page.

Next Tool Sale

The next Tool Sale is on Sunday 8th July 2018 9.00 am to 12.30 pm at St Anthony's Parish Hall 164-168 Neerim Rd (corner Neerim & Grange Rds), Carnegie
Melway Ref. 68 F4 or see the map here. For more information see the Tool Sale page.

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