Drizabone Driza-Bone is an Australian icon and has been keeping Aussies protected from the tough local climate since 1898. The Driza-Bone story is traced back to the 1890s, when out at sea British sailor Emilius Le Roy had a vision of an indestructible water proof jacket made from recycled ship sails combined with oils.Where are Driza-Bone coats made?
We are pleased to offer the Driza-Bone Riding Coats, made in Australia from Heavyweight 100% cotton cloth woven in India and proofed in Australia. The Driza-Bone Classic Long Coat has all the traditional features of the Australian riding coat, made from the best quality heavyweight British waxed cotton.What is the Driza-bone duster in take another road?
The Driza-bone duster, or stockman's coat is mentioned by name by the Tully Mars, the hero of the short story Take Another Road from the short story collection Tales from Margaritaville, by Jimmy Buffett .Why was Driza-Bone chosen as Australia's national outfit?
According to an official statement, Australian Prime Minister John Howard selected Driza-Bone as the national outfit "with counsel and good advice" from his wife, Janette, and the APEC taskforce.