In this edition of Bundaberg Now Weekender, local sporting legend Troy Elder shares fond memories of his experience as part of the Australian hockey team twenty years on from the Sydney Olympics.
He still cherishes the bronze medal he earned at those Games, bagging a hat-trick of goals in the Kookaburras men’s hockey team’s 6-3 win over Pakistan.
Read the history of Maria, the “Queen of Childers” who passed away 103 years ago this week.
The Weekender also reveals plans by local disability housing specialist Bluesummer Properties to construct its first custom designed home in the region.
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Find our cover story, ‘Troy Elder relives Sydney Olympics', on page 20.