Nhulunbuy Newsletter from Early 70s Part 1


Here is the first of three fascinating newsletters published in in the early 70’s, which were kindly donated by ex-resident Rob Houghton and are now freely available at the Community website.

Read the entire newsletter here: http://bit.ly/2sGWfSh_GoveOnlineCommunityNews_2

This issue includes the following:

  • The Countdown for the Start-up of the Alumina Plant
  • The first school year at the new Area School
  • The first apprentice at Nabalco, John Tichbourne aged 16
  • The first wedding between Peter and Diane Meier
  • The first organised sporting event held on the Town Oval
  • Anthony Willebrand became the very first delivery at

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