The Albion Brewery in Baylis Street Wagga Wagga, NSW was established by William Davoren and Hugh McDonald in 1889. According to Keith M. Deutsher in his book, ‘Breweries of Australia, A History’ the pair had two competitor breweries to contend… Read More ›
WE wonder whether the traveller who camped under this well known hotel sign on the Pittsworth Road (Darling Downs, South West Qld) appreciated the humour of the situation. – The Telegraph (Brisbane, Qld) Thursday 30 November 1933.
YOU BEAUT! Tooheys brewery went to the rescue of city hotels today when thirsty shoppers crowded bars. Here is some of the brewery’s stock that employees rushed to hotels. -The Sun (Sydney) Thursday 24 December 1953
THE THIRSTY GOLDFIELDS: The Oroya Palace Hotel at Sandstone in 1912. The proprietor, John McManaway, was an old Murchison identity. He is shown in the photograph standing on the curbing. – Western Mail (Perth WA) Thursday 17 June 1937.
Digger (right) holds glass of beer in one hand, “tosses ’em” with the other, while others of the impromptu Hay Street (Perth) school” await the result. – The Daily News (Perth, WA) Friday 22 November 1940.
“You’ll have to wait — only eight to the bar !” – The Sun (Sydney, NSW) Monday 10 March 1947