Month: November 2020

  • ‘The Sport Of Kings’ and other news from 100 years ago – 27 November 1920

    ‘The Sport Of Kings’ and other news from 100 years ago – 27 November 1920

    Featured image: Racing at Moruya Shire-wide news extracts from the Moruya Examiner of 27 November 1920, provided by the Moruya & District Historical Society MORUYA SPRING RACES. Our pretty little racecourse on Wednesday was the scene of the first Spring Meeting for years under the auspices of the Moruya Race Club. The day was beautifully fine, and although […]

  • News from 100 years ago – 13 November 1920

    News from 100 years ago – 13 November 1920

    Featured image: Mr Henry Harvison with daughters Olive (r) and Pearl (l) Shire-wide news extracts from the Moruya Examiner of 13 November 1920, provided by the Moruya & District Historical Society ARMISTICE COMMEMORATION.– In response to the Premier’s appeal to the Churches, the service in St. John’s Church on Sunday night will be specially applied to the […]

  • MORUYA OPENS DOORS AGAIN WITH TWO REMARKABLE EXHIBITIONS

    MORUYA OPENS DOORS AGAIN WITH TWO REMARKABLE EXHIBITIONS

    Moruya & District Historical Society is pleased to announce that it is re-opening on Wednesday 25thNovember.  We are registered as a COVID safe venue and will be following the Government guidelines to keep all visitors and volunteers safe with contact tracing, sanitizing, social distancing etc.   We are excited to be welcoming our members and the public […]

  • No Foxtrots For Moruya – News from 10 years ago.

    No Foxtrots For Moruya – News from 10 years ago.

    Featured image: Opening of the Masonic Hall, Page Stret Moruya Shire-wide news extracts from the Moruya Examiner of 5 November 1920, provided by the Moruya & District Historical Society DEBATING SOCIETY.– Not many members appeared on Tuesday night to hear the mock trial in connection with the Debating Society. The next meeting was arranged for the 16th […]