History

Wed 19 Sep 2018

How rural Australia helped heal Nazi war wounds

premium_icon How rural Australia helped heal Nazi war wounds

World War II was not the time to be growing up in Germany with Jewish blood but it's where the Fraser Coast 90-year-old's remarkable tale begins.

Wed 12 Sep 2018

Ads give snapshot of life in 1940s Bundaberg

Ads give snapshot of life in 1940s Bundaberg

A LOOK at the advertisements in the Bundaberg News-Mail of August 20, 1947, reveals much about Bundaberg at the time.

Sat 8 Sep 2018

Historic building founded in 1893 brought back to life

premium_icon Historic building founded in 1893 brought back to life

Trip down memory lane in the church's past. It was closed in 2002 and has been re-opened as a wedding and events venue.

Fri 7 Sep 2018

An iconic part of Grafton's history turns 125

premium_icon An iconic part of Grafton's history turns 125

One of Grafton's oldest buildings has an intriguing history. Go behind the ornate 1800s doors and bullet-ridden walls in The Daily Examiner's exclusive tour

Wed 5 Sep 2018

The ‘salami effect’ killing our heritage

premium_icon The ‘salami effect’ killing our heritage

THE demise of an iconic hotel not only brought back memories of the dark days of the Bjelke-Petersen regime, but highlighted a modern-day town planning flaw.

Tue 4 Sep 2018

Rich nugget of region's history found in Range home

premium_icon Rich nugget of region's history found in Range home

The hidden treasure was discovered gathering dust in a cupboard.

Older