TOOGOOD TALES is presented by the much-loved personality whose career spanned that of actor, broadcaster, quizmaster and film narrator.


Join Selwyn for a Memory Line special excursion back to a far different New Zealand, when the big entertainment events were the circus or It’s in the Bag arriving in town; back when the MV Wanganella grounded on the rocks at Wellington.


Join popular personalities of the day including Aunt Daisy, cricketer Walter Hadlee, Ed Hillary, Laurence Olivier and Vivienne Leigh, cabinet minister Mabel Howard, pianist Richard Farrell and that entertainment phenomenon The Howard Morrison Quartet.


Relive a sampling of the days when sports teams returned home from overseas trips by ocean liner, the days of North v South rugby matches, A&P Shows and thrilling events such as the 1947 NZ Cup race. Fly with us on a National Airways Corporation DC3 and ride through the night on the Auckland– Wellington Express. Memorable days come to life again.








Price $29.95 NZD

plus $5 shipping in NZ

$12 shipping international


New Zealand customers only:


If you would prefer to pay by cheque, please make it out to
Hugh Macdonald Productions

and post it to

Box 14-375,

Wellington 6241


If you prefer to pay by bank direct transfer, please let us know your postal address and number of DVDs required on the contact form here and we will send you our bank details.