Looking Back with the Bunyip: Wednesday 19th January
Looking back at Gawler’s history through the columns of the Bunyip Newspaper with Janette and Kay Boon from Wednesday 19th January 2022
- 150 years ago The Bunyip reported on a case of fraudulent possession,
- 100 years ago the funeral of a local resident was covered
- 50 years ago the death of a stunt driver make news,
- 25 years ago an “unsung hero” received an award and
- 10 years ago Kudla residents were campaigning for change.
Kay and Janette also discussed the Gawler Then and Now image. This week the photo is taken from Pioneer Park.
For more about Gawler’s history and a wonderful collection of images go to https://gawlerhistory.com/Main_Page
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