Category Australian History

What Happened to Dollarmites?

Dollarmites school banking program Australia

Do you remember school banking day and the yellow Dollarmites books. For many Australians this was part of school. But the Dollarmites program no longer exists. Here’s why it was shut down: What Was Dollarmites Dollarmites was a school banking…

What Happened to Video Ezy?

What Happened to Video Ezy

If you grew up in the 90’s and early 2000’s, a video store would have been a common occurrence. Video Ezy dominated the video rental market in Australia with over 500 stores and 40% of market share. But what happened…