Looking Back with the Bunyip: Wednesday 17th August
Produced by janette on September 7, 2022
Looking back at Gawler’s history through the columns of the Bunyip Newspaper with Janette and Kay from Wednesday 17th August 2022
150 years ago a renowned U.S. Reverend visits Gawler, 100 years ago the Gawler Show is making news, 50 years ago local businesses reject Friday night shopping , 25 years ago the closing of a local bank branch causes anger, and ten years ago Raffaele Piccolo undertakes a mountainous challenge for charity.
The Gawler Now and Then image is of Dead Man’s Pass Circa 1920.
Read more local news at the Bunyip Website here https://bunyippress.com.au/
Opening and closing music taken from A Tribute to Robbie Burns by Dougie Mathieson and Mags Macfarlane