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Category Archives: Heritage

Top 10 Heritage Plate Sightings of 2016

Here are the top 10 sightings from the Heritage Number Plate Spotting page for 2016. The rankings are based purely on the number of likes. 10. “NSW ’38’ on a Bentley Bentayga. Thanks to CLR media for this brilliant 2-digit plate, plus the first Bentayga to be sent in. The plate had previously been spotted…
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Murdoch Number Plates

The Victorian heritage number plates 10 and 12 have both been linked to the Murdoch family. Although a number of ultra-wealthy Australians (and their families) have owned heritage plates, perhaps none have as much history as these two plates. Vic 10 is said to have been the number plate used by Sir Keith Murdoch, father…
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Heritage plates sold on eBay

eBay is probably the easiest place to sell a heritage plate.  That’s if you don’t care how much you sell it for… Whilst it may be a terrible way to sell a plate for a decent price, people still use it thanks to the ease of it. We have recently started collating the results of…
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Victorian Heritage Plate Sales Records

This page contains a gallery of Victoria’s most expensive heritage number plates, sorted in order of their sale price. I have included all auction sales, as well as private sales which have been mentioned publicly.  No doubt there are many more private sales that we are not aware of, so if you know of any please let me know….
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Buying heritage number plates

Heritage plates are the pinnacle of number plates in Australia. Whether you’re a first time buyer or you’re looking to add to your existing collection, there are a couple of different ways to acquire a plate. The three main options are as follows: Auction Private sale Number plate broker Direct from the registry Which option…
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NSW 8 Number Plates

When it comes to heritage number plates there are some digits which are worth more than others. At the top of this list (aside from the single digit ‘1’) is the number 8. Plates which include the number 8 always attract higher prices at auction, and those with multiple or repeating 8s are even more…
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Qld 2 Digit Q Plates

This gallery contains all of the 2 digit Q Plates which have been shared on the Heritage Number Plate Spotting Facebook page. If you have any to add please share them on the Facebook page. Q10 – Mercedes-Benz GLA45 AMG – 3 August 2015 This plate was previously spotted on a silver Holden Monaro, circa 2007.  Link to photo….
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Single Digit Q Plates

The most valuable number plates in Queensland are commonly known as ‘q plates’. As with all other states, it is the nine single-digit plates which are the most sought-after and command the highest prices. We have some great photos and some not-so-great photos of the single digit q plates.  If you have other photos we’d love…
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2014 SA Government Heritage Plate Auction

SA Government Heritage Number Plate Auction. Date:  Wednesday, 28 May 2014. Venue:  Intercontinental Hotel, Adelaide. Plate – Price 508 – $21,700 543 – $18,800 889 – $18,400 617 – $17,200* 938 – $17,200* 9988 – $11,600 4774 – $9,300 2110 – $9,200 8989 – $9,200 5171 – $$9,000 3636 – $8,600 2223 – $8,500 3346…
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Number plates of the BRW Rich List

With prices for low numbered heritage plates well into the six figures and reportedly even seven figures, it’s no surprise that such plates are owned by some seriously wealthy people. In this list we’ve tried to track down all of the heritage plate owners within the BRW Rich 200 list. We don’t have too many entries…
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