Australian Hotels

Albion Brewery, Wagga Wagga

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 ›


Grand accomodation

  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.

School’s in…

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.  

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