six o’clock swill

Queensland’s ‘sedated swill’ at 8pm

By MICK ROBERTS © UNLIKE most of Australia, Queensland and Western Australia had a ‘watered-down’ version of the infamous ‘six-o’clock swill’. The ‘swill’ was a nickname given to the frenzied rush by Australians and New Zealanders to buy drinks from… Read More ›

Northern Club Hotel, Sydney: ‘Provides Super Service’

SYDNEY: Sydney publican Max Shepherd, of the Northern Club Hotel [George Street], is providing super deluxe service for patrons. It includes: Films in the bar. Tape recordings of descriptions of past sport events. A pianist and piano-accordionist playing and singing to lounge… Read More ›

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