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Monday, January 27, 2020

History

Life of Gladys Moncrieff on show at Bundaberg Library

Artifacts showcasing the dazzling history of theatre legend Gladys Moncrieff will be exhibited at the Bundaberg Library in February.

Historic photos wanted for Picture Bundaberg

Bundaberg Regional Libraries is calling on people to submit historic pictures of the region to be included in the Picture Bundaberg archives.

Family history re-enacted at Chowey Bridge

Four generations of Powell family members reunited to stand in front of the Chowey Bridge just as their ancestors had 110 years earlier.

Looking back at Bundaberg Christmases past

Bundaberg Christmases past were similar to today in some respects, with last-minute gift shopping a theme through the ages.

1936 opening of Hinkler Monument

The monument to Bert Hinkler which holds pride of place in the centre of Buss Park attracted pomp and ceremony when it was officially opened 83 years ago.

Avenell’s of Bundaberg has 121 year history

From the moment you stop outside Avenell’s of Bundaberg and look in their window, you are transported into a Christmas Wonderland with a 121 year tradition.
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Latest news

Young entrepreneur encourages buying from the bush

Young entrepreneur April Logan helped start a family business when she was 14 and says it is possible to live regionally and be successful.

Shalom carnivals win Community Event of the Year

The Shalom College Confraternity Carnivals were named Community Event of the Year at the 2020 Bundaberg Region Australia Day Awards.

Angels named Community Group of the Year

Angels Community Group has been announced as Community Group of the Year in the Bundaberg Regional Council 2020 Australia Day Awards.

Shirley Baldwin awarded for years of service

Shirley Baldwin has been named Senior Citizen of the Year in the 2020 Bundaberg Regional Council Australia Day Awards.
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