Black and white postcard. Features a photograph of the members of the 1928 Australian Tour De France team sitting on their bicycles in their racing attire, with their arms over each others' shoulders. Image of team is superimposed on a graphical representation of Australia (without Tasmania). Text printed on front of postcard reads 'The Australian/Tour De France/Team/1928/PERCY OSBORNE HUBERT OPPERMAN ERN BAINBRIDGE HARRY WATSON/EQUIPPED WITH/AUSTRALIA'S SUPER CYCLES/The/Malvern Star'. Reverse of postcard printed with the text 'Post Card/REAL PHOTO/Correspondence Address' and the name of the manufacturer (Studios Pty. Ltd).
0 - Whole: H: 136 W: 87 D: 1mm (H: 5 3/8 W: 3 7/16 D: 1/16")
Hubert Opperman; 29 May 1904; 18 Apr 1996
Ernie Bainbridge; Jun 1891
Kindly donated by Diana Gilbert, Lesley Burgess and Jennifer Gilbert