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The Local: A history of hotels and the liquor industry in the far northern Illawarra of NSW.

By Mick Roberts

SLIGHTLY MARKED STOCK available for the special price of $20

Limited stock available

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The Imperial Hotel Clifton C1925

the local bookTHE 115 page glossy soft cover book, featuring histories of pubs in Waterfall, Helensburgh, Clifton, Scarborough and Austinmer is now available through Paypal.

The Local features historic images, old advertisements, graphs and tables, showing the history of long lost watering holes, like the Grenadier at Otford, the Heathcote Hotel at Waterfall, the Clifton Inn, the soon to be re-opened, Imperial Hotel, at Clifton, the North Illawarra and Headlands Hotels, both at Austinmer, and the Paragon Hotel at Helensburgh.

The book also features a chapter on the survivors, the Centenial Hotel at Helensburgh and the Scarborough Hotel at Scarborough.

The Local is available by credit card through PayPal by clicking on the “Buy Now” button for just $25 or contacting Time Gents (cost includes postage and handling within Australia)….. An ideal gift.





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