Looking Back with the Bunyip: Wednesday 19th October
Looking back at Gawler’s history through the columns of the Bunyip Newspaper with Janette and Kay from Wednesday 19th October 2022
150 years ago engine accidents were making news,100 years ago Gawler’s residents were rallying to help alleviate starvation in Armenia, 50 years ago the death of a shopping centre scheme is reported on, 25 years ago a Gawler floral discovery was causing excitement, and ten years ago a local child’s courage in tragic circumstances was acknowledged.
The Gawler Now and Then image is of Gawler Probus Past Presidents 1998 .
Read more local news at the Bunyip Website here https://bunyippress.com.au/
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