Looking Back with the Bunyip: Wednesday 23rd March

Part of the Series “Looking Back with the Bunyip
Produced by on April 5, 2022

Looking back at Gawler’s history through the columns of the Bunyip Newspaper with Janette and Kay Boon from Wednesday 23rd March 2022

150 years ago a local court case was reported on 100 years ago St Patrick’s Day celebrations were making news, 50 years ago Dr Eastick stepped down as Mayor, 25 years ago a local school had a controversial stand on pot and 10 years ago an art instillation designed to separate Gawler from the suburbs was in the planning stage.  

The Gawler Now and Then image is a view of Gawler from Mars Hill 1869

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


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