Looking Back with the Bunyip: Wednesday 19th April
Looking back at Gawler’s history through the columns of the Bunyip Newspaper with Janette and Kay from Wednesday 19th April 2023
150 years ago the circus came to town, 100 years ago the paper reported on the death of Ned Kelly’s mother, 50 years ago a huge shop site is for sale in Gawler, 25 years ago the 3DE horse event was up and running, and 10 years ago Chinese investments aimed to bring business to the region.
The Gawler Now and Then image is of Wheatsheaf Tavern, Gawler East. (no date)
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For more information about Gawler Now and Then visit the Gawler history website, www.gawlerhistory.com
Opening and closing music taken from A Tribute to Robbie Burns by Dougie Mathieson and Mags Macfarlane