Jelbart Tractor

Interviewee: Jack Oliver
Location: Temora
Theme: Innovation & Imports

After the 1920s, few tractors were manufactured in Australia as they could not compete with cheaper imports, mainly from America. Significant makes like the Moline, the Case and the 1920s Australian made Jelbart indicate the sophistication and creativity of Australian tractor production and design at the time.

Stage 5 Education Resource:

Jelbart Tractor - Temora (PDF, 208.2 KB)

Museum: Temora Rural Museum