Business: Malouf’s Victory Motors

Malouf’s Victory Motors

Duration Of Business:
1920 - 1923

Location Of Business:
282-284 Adelaide Street Brisbane

Name Of Business:
Malouf's Victory Motors

Type Of Business:
Motor Importing and Engineering business

Business Address

  • Type of Location: Motor Car Importer and Dealer
    Address: 282-284 Adelaide Street Brisbane

Business Owner

  • Occupation: Motor importer/Hotel owner
    Arrival in Australia: 1890
    Religion: Christian
    Place of Death: Brisbane


Malouf’s Oakland Motors, 282-284 Adelaide Street Brisbane became Malouf’s Victory Motors in 1920. According to Michael’s son, he changed the name after he was finally acknowledged as a British subject after a long struggle to be granted naturalization.


Daily Mail (Brisbane), 19 March 1920, p. 7, viewed 14 March 2021,

Mike Malouf, ‘The Story of Jonas Malouf and his son Michael’, in Australian Lebanese Historical Society Newsletter, No. 75, June 2021, pp. 2-3.