Looking Back with the Bunyip: Wednesday 24th November 2021
Looking back at Gawler’s history through the columns of the Bunyip Newspaper with Janette and Kay Boon from Wednesday 24th November 2021.
- 150 years ago the Bunyip was outraged by “rascally conduct”
- 100 years ago a final notice from the taxation department raised sniggers of amusement in the Gawler Corporation
- 50 years ago concerns were expressed about fire danger,
- 25 years ago students were calling for action on speedsters, and
- 10 years ago a near drowning was cause of concern.
Kay and Janette also discussed the Gawler Then and Now image titled Marine Dealer.
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