Tissot Watches

Tissot Watches


Tissot has been the official timekeeper responsible for timing in several sports including MotoGP, ice hockey, cycling, the International Basketball Federation (FIBA) the Fencing World Championships, the Women’s National Basketball Association, for many years. Tissot brand ambassadors have included: Tony Parker, Liu Yi Fei, Virat Kohli, Deepika Padukone, Huang Xiaoming, Jorge Lorenzo, Thomas Lüthi, Neha Kakkar, Marc Márquez and Rana Daggubati.


The watches sold all over the world, enable Tissot to be the leader in the traditional Swiss watch industry, exporting more than 4 million watches every year. The high quality of the brand with every component is recognized worldwide.


Tissot watches have every style covered, including sport, dress, and everything in between. If you are looking for a luxury watch within your budget, Tissot can be a perfect choice as they offer the best quality and numerous models. The Tissot is positioned as a luxury watch brand in the mid-price range, with timepieces priced as low as around $500, it has introduced innovations that even top brands would have been proud of.

Tissot is a luxury watch brand from Switzerland. Since 1983, Tissot belongs to the Swiss conglomerate Swatch Group. Tissot introduced the first mass-produced pocket watch and the first pocket watch with two time zones in 1853 and the first anti-magnetic watch in 1929–30. These Swiss watches are known for their sophisticated details and high-quality components.




The Tissot T-Complication Squelette is modernity meeting meticulous craftsmanship with this hand-wound, mechanical skeleton movement visible through the dial. Luxurious finishes and design details seamlessly link tradition with contemporary styling for wearers who appreciate the complexity of a superb timepiece.



The Tissot Seastar 1000 merges style and performance without compromising either. The diving inspiration shapes both the appearance and the functionality of this watch. It maintains its performance to a pressure of 30 bar (300m/1’000ft), combining underwater sports and a preference for a sophisticated Swiss timepiece. The diving theme continues through elements such as a unidirectional bezel, a strap with a divers’ buckle and extension, plus luminescent hands and markings.


To check the full collection, simply click on the here to check out all the Tissot collections.

To view one of the largest Watch Collections in Australia, visit Linda and Co Jewellers (Premium Authorised Dealer) located in Rhodes – Broadway and Macquarie Shopping Centres in Sydney.  The Linda and Co and Tissot Australia History Spans over 30 Years.

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Citizen History

Citizen History

Our History

Since its foundation in 1918, CITIZEN has promoted a global, multicultural mindset that fosters excellence and creativity. In 2015 CITIZEN Watches Australia marks its 50th anniversary, celebrating half a century of improving the lives of everyday Australians with innovative, world-class watches. As citizens of the world, we make it our responsibility to help cultivate a culture of positive change and ongoing evolution through our craft. We take this mission seriously and eagerly welcome what the future may bring.

As a true manufacture d’horlogerie, CITIZEN integrates a comprehensive manufacturing process that extends from creating a watch’s individual components to its final assembly.

1930 Tanashi Factory


The factory at the beginning


A history of innovation

Our 84-year company history of world firsts includes watchmaking innovations such as radio-controlled and satellite-synchronised timekeeping. A pivotal advance was the development of a revolutionary light-powered technology, Eco-Drive, which CITIZEN pioneered well ahead of other watch manufacturers – as early as 1976. Using electrical power converted from virtually any light source, this extraordinary innovation changed forever the way watches could be powered. Eco-Drive eliminates the need to replace batteries, making it especially beneficial in areas where specialised batteries are not available. This advance increases the availability and usability of CITIZEN watches, allowing more people the experience of enjoying our crafted timepieces.

In 1924, the Shokosha Watch Research Institute produced its first “CITIZEN” and ever Mayer of Tokyo Mr. Shimpei Goto, named the watch “CITIZEN” and ever after this was adopted as the mane of the company. Since its founding in 1930, the company has achieved many milestones such as:

1924 : The first pocketwatch, the first pocket watch made at Shokosha Watch Research Institute, forerunner of Citizen Watch Co.,Ltd. Mr.Shinpei Goto, the Mayor of Tokyo at that time, named the pocketwatch “Citizen” in hopes of being popular and loved by citizens in the world.


Mayer of Tokyo Mr. Shimpei Goto


First Watch


Production scene at Tanashi factory

1930 : “Citizen Watch Co., Ltd.” established taking the idea to the company name.

1931 : Citizen’s first men’s wristwatch. The market was in transition to a wristwatch.

1936 : Tanashi Factory, it was established in 1936 for greater mass-production line to correspond with the market’s high demand

1935 Model K


1956 Parashock Challenge public demonstration

1956 : The first domestic watch with “Parashock” technology. The experimental event for the testing of this watch, involved dropping it from a helicopter in Osaka, 30 meters above ground and was not damaged upon impact. The same experiment was held countrywide afterwards.

1958 : The first domestic watch with alarm, a built-in hammer beats the case back for about 10 seconds at the set time.

1959 : The first domestic waterproof watch ,”Parawater”.

1960 : The first domestic watch for the visually impaired. Sold and also donated.

1960 : The first domestic watch for the visually impaired. Sold and also donated.


1959 Parawater Experimental Tools

1959 Parawater Buoy Challenge

1959 Parawater Experiment


1959 Parawater Watch


1962 : The world’s thinnest men watch at that time, the movement as thin as 2.75mm.

1963 : The world’s smallest ladies watch (at that time).

1966 : The first domestic electronic watch, “X-8”.

1967 : World’s first transistorized electronic quartz clock, “Crystron”.

1971 : Tuning fork electronic watch “Hi-Sonic” marketed.

1974 : Analog quartz watch ” Citizen Quartz Crystron”.

1976 : The world’s first quartz watch being accurate within 3seconds per year. Limited qty of 3,000pcs. Case and band were made from 18K.

1976 : In the birth of Solar-powered watches , “Citizen Quartz Crystron Solar Cell”.

1978 : Thin quartz watch with movement less than 1.00mm thick.

1978 : The first domestic combination quartz watch. One movement holds the function of both analogue and digital ,”Citizen Quartz Digi-Ana”. Being innovative, it sold more than 1 million pieces.


1989 : The CITIZEN Promaster collection was launched.

1989 : The world’s first watch being able to measure altitude and air pressure. Was ideal for outdoor usage.

1982 : The world’s first quartz divers watch with water resistance to 1300m.

1986 : The annual production quantity of movement become World’s No.1.

1987 : The world’s first digital quartz with sound recognition. Could operate the watch or by voice.

1993 : World’s first multi-zone ” Radio-Controlled Watch”.

1995 : The world’s first analogue solar watch with alarm chronograph and “The Citizen”

1996 : Light-energy powered ” Eco-Drive” watch obtained ” Eco Mark”.

1998 : “Promaster Eco-Drive Duo”, world’s first hybrid power system watch (light power and movement power).


1999 : “Attesa Eco-Drive Radio-Controlled Watch” for Japan marketed.

2000 : Premium watch series ” Campanola Collection” marketed.

2000 : Eco-Drive with transparent solar cell. Minute solar cells are situated under the cover glass. Opened up design possibilities of the dial.

2001 : Universal design watch “MU” marketed.

2002 : Uses the world’s smallest module that time.

2002 : The world’s thinnest Eco-Drive watch, Stiletto, at that time, as thin as 4.4mm.

2003 : World’s first full metal case Radio Controlled watch with built-in antenna.

2005 : World’s smallest Radio-Controlled watch movement, only 20.8mm x 3.5mm.


2006 : In the analog radio clock Full Metal Eco-drive radio launched the world’s thinnest watch.

2007 : Eco-drive radio clock world time released a high-sensitivity receiver provides three areas in Japan, the U.S. world.

2008 : In addition to the three areas worldwide United States and Europe, launched the World Time Eco-drive radio clock radio capability to receive the new Chinese standards.

2008: CITIZEN bought Bulova Watch Company.

2009 : In 2009 BASELWORLD, Eco-Drive Dome, the concept model, was released.

2010 : In 2010 BASELWORLD, concept Eco-Drive Loop and Eco-Drive Eyes were released.

2011 : In 2011 BASELWORLD, the world’s first satellite synchronized watch, Eco-Drive SATELLITEWAVE was released.

2012 : In 2012 BASELWORLD, concept models Eco-Drive Luna and Eco-Drive Nova was released.

2013 : In 2013 BASELWORLD flagship model Eco-Drive SATELLITE WAVE -AIR was released.


2014 : CITIZEN launched it’s first global brand statement “BETTER STARTS NOW”.

2015 : CITIZEN first global campaign: ” CHASING HORIZONS” wins Gold Lion and Silver Lion at Cannes Lion 2015.


2016 : CITIZEN marks 40th anniversary of its proprietary light-powered technology with Eco-Drive.

2016: CITIZEN Flagship Model for 2016 “CITIZEN Eco-Drive One”

2017 : Citizen Celebrates 25th Anniversary as the Official Timekeeper of the U.S. Open and Announces Partnership with Tennis Icon, Billie Jean King.

2018: “We Celebrate Time” event commemorating CITIZEN’s 100th anniversary.

2018 : CITIZEN nominates tennis Pro Naomi Osaka as New BRAND AMBASSADOR.

Caliber 0100

2019 : CITIZEN introduces “Caliber 0100” – New Eco-Drive watchesfeaturing the world’s most accurate time-keeping of within ±1 second per year.Three new models with limited quantity worldwide.

2019 : Marking the 30th Anniversary of PROMASTER, CITIZEN launches “Save the BEYOND” Campaign.


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Rado Watches at Linda & Co

Rado Watches at Linda & Co

Rado Watches

Discover the latest design of Rado Watches  at Linda & Co. Being the authorised retailer of Rado,  You can buy various products  either online or from the store with Linda & Co.

Rado is itself a  luxury watch brand with many outstanding qualities t offer. They are well known in the watch world for their innovative use of material. With more than a century’s worth of experience and having pioneered the use of ceramics in watchmaking, Rado has earned its spot at the top. Even  Rado Brand got award with the prestigious iF Design Award for their True Thinline Les Couleurs Le Corbusier collections. Some of the collections of Rado watches  includes Captain Cook, Diastar Original, Coupole Classic. True Thinline, True Square, Hyperchrome Classic and so on  which you can purchase with Linda & Co in affordable price.

Based in Lengnau, Switzerland, Rado may be a high range Swiss producing company. Rado pioneers in creating scratch-resistant watches. With the workers of 470 in total, the corporate manufactures during a year nearly 1,000,000 watches. The brand’s watches are oversubscribed in more than almost 150 continents within the world with over 5900 medium of sales. it’s well-known for creating high-end Swiss watches with advanced technology and innovation. Rado being the highest notch Swiss watch maker has received over twenty Elite awards. every of the timepieces from the brand’s collection is sturdy and delightful.

Rado is very specific with the designs. Targeting the choice of wide range of people it always bring varieties of  designs of Rado in the market.





G-SHOCK MTG, Innovative toughness with advanced technologies across every aspect, from materials and construction to features and design.

Durable, stylish stainless steel is combined with lightweight, rigid carbon fiber-reinforced resin. New construction combines different materials in the next evolution of the original MT-G metal case.

Next in line within the G-SHOCK Premium range is MT-G. Standing for ‘Metal Twister G-SHOCK’, the MT-G is a tough but luxurious timepiece taking shock resistant technology and transforming it into a stainless steel structure.

Dual Core Guard Structure Combining Metal and Carbon

Uses original G-Shock MT-G Metal Core Guard and latest reinforced Carbon Core Guard structure. A monocoque case made from carbon fiber-reinforced resin is inside a metal frame that joins the bezel and outer case, for a strong, well-sealed, lightweight construction.


Seperate bezel and outer case construction means each can be finished in different colors, conveying the solid feel of metal while allowing for a broader range of color..

The bezel is a piece that is separate from the metal frame, which enables greater coloring versatility. The elegantly attractive mirror finish of the exterior metal parts gives these watches their distinctive look. The elegance of these models is further enhanced by high-transparency sapphire crystals, as well as hour markers and inset dials that are precision engraved at the CASIO Yamagata Factory.

New lightweight metal models, with newly advanced shock-resistant structures, are the latest additions to the MT-G lineup that packs the latest that technology has to offer into shock-resistant designs that combine metal and resin materials.

A Carbon Core Guard structure combines with the Metal Core Card structure to create a new Dual Core Guard structure, which houses a module protected by an integrated carbon monocoque case and exterior metal parts. The New Layered Composite Bands of these models use hollow metal segments that encase fine resin parts, providing the elegant feel of metal along with weight that is 15% less than that of previous models. The metal frames have a new type of slide lever mechanism that makes band replacement quicker and simpler, and metal is also used for the outer case sides.

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