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Former Royal Hotel, Mossman - 29 February 2016

Update from Christopher Dempsey The Royal Hotel Mossman QLD was destroyed by fire 30/9/2011 picture is from from Queensland Thanks Chris we weren't... more »

Marsden Tavern Yeppoon - 19 February 2016

Cheers to Reilly Marsden for adding the MarsdenTavern Marsden Tavern Yeppoon A popular local destination! more »

Burdekin Hotel Ayr Queensland is back and serving Ayr - 17 February 2016

The Burdekin Hotel has reopened (December 2015) after two years of being closed. New exterior and looking good! Drop by and say Gday to Mark Photo December 2015 submitted by Mark Hunter, Many Thanks more »

Scott Whitaker - Railway Hotels of Victoria - 7 February 2016

Scott Whitaker has released his first volume of Railway Hotels of Australia, - "Railway Hotels of Victoria" Order your copy A great read and very comprehensive. Scott will be publishing books State by State, cant wait for the next volume.... more »

Yarloop Hotel WA Destroyed by Fire - 7 February 2016

Former Yarloop Hotel Sadly destroyed by bushfire 11/01/2016. More than 143 properties were destroyed in the town, 128 of them homes. The hotel was originally... more »

John Flynn - 3 February 2016

You might like to include the following in your article about the above pub Known for over 50 years as "Flynn of the Inland," John Flynn was born on November 25, 1880, in the small country township of Moliagul in central Victoria, Australia.... more »

Six o'Clock Swill - 1 February 2016

If you are in Victoria you could well be celebrating the 50th anniversary of the end of six o'clock early closing on this day. Spurred by the temperance movement early closing was introduced across 5 states. It was abolished in NSW in 1955,... more »

Another Pub lost to fire - 11 January 2016

Pittsworth QLD has lost the Tatterstall Hotel. Tragically with the loss of one life. Photo 1992 courtesy Robert Aspinal more »

Ronsard Bay Tavern reopened - 11 January 2016

Established circa 1990 and made from rammed earth, reopened as Cervantes Bar and Bistro Photo submitted by Peter Simpfendorfer, Many Thanks more »

Kandanga Loses its 100 year old Pub! - 14 December 2015

12/12 the neighbours were woken to the Kandanga Hotel ablaze. Fire brigades from neighbouring communities were unable to stop the Pub from being completely destroyed. more »

Radio National visits the Former Australasian Hotel, Eden - 2 December 2015

Thanks to Andrew Davies, Producer, ABC Radio National and Vanessa Milton, Journalist, for sharing their Earshot piece on the Australasian Hotel and the effects of Pubs closing. Vanessa's story covers some of the characters in the Pub, the history... more »

Kirk on Harris now the Dunkirk again - 1 December 2015

From Bob McKenzie. We had a beer in 'The Dunkirk Hotel' across the road. Its last name on your website is 'Kirk on Harris', now it's back to 'The Dunkirk', as it once was. Thanks Bob, it was the Dunkirk up to 2000 when it become the Kirk on... more »

South Australian Pubs - 1 December 2015

Thanks to John Langford from Langfords Hotel Brokers for adding these updated Pub pics from South Australia The Crown Victor Harbour Cornwall Hotel Moonta Cornwall Hotel Moonta Rising Sun Hotel Auburn Hotel Southwark Hotel Thebarton Photo... more »

Tarro Hotel Motel Sold at Auction - 15 November 2015

Cheers to Steven Bensen for updating us. Went to auction July 2015 and sold. Closed around September 2015 and is expected to be demolished with another building taking its place. Expected to be retail or office. Sad to see this suburb north... more »

Royal time at Bondi - 14 November 2015

Bob McKenzie dropped in to the Royal Hotel Bondi on his way back from the "Sculpture by the Sea" exhibition to enjoy a Coopers Pale Ale and took a few photos. Cheers Bob for adding the Pub to the GdayPubs website. Photo Bob McKenzie, Many... more »

Former Railway Hotel Mangalore - 12 November 2015

Cheers to Graeme Fellows, Publican of the Railway Hotel in from 2001. The Pub closed in 2010 following a time closed in 2003-2004 due to fire. Thanks Graeme for sending information on this important Pub in Vic Pub history. AKA the Truckies... more »

Former Railway Hotel Mangalore - 12 November 2015

Cheers to Graeme Fellows, Publican of the Railway Hotel in from 2001. The Pub closed in 2010 following a time closed in 2003-2004 due to fire. Thanks Graeme for sending information on this important Pub in Vic Pub history. AKA the Truckies... more »

Moorine Rock Hotel added - 16 September 2015

Thanks to Dayna Ashman for adding this must visit W.A. Pub. A fascinating history, once a nunnery. more »

Lansdown Hotel Chippendale to close - 16 September 2015

by the end of the Month. September 2015. Last year the venue was bought by Oscars Hotels, which operates a number of pubs around Sydney and Wollongong. Plans included using the Hotel as a Live Music Performance Venue Lansdowne Hotel more »

Bob McKenzie Glebe tour - 16 September 2015

"I went into the City to have a beer in the 'Lansdowne Hotel' in Chippendale, before it closed down this weekend. I think it will become a performing arts centre. Whilst in there, I walked around to the 'Australian Youth Hotel' in Glebe for... more »

Country Club Hotel in Yea gutted Sept 1st - 10 September 2015

I see Victoria loses another pub to fire the historic Country Club hotel Yea VIC. Christopher Dempsey Local Newpaper story more »

Former Buchan Caves Hotel - 16 June 2015

Thanks to Gary Bell for a photo of the Former Buchan Caves Hotel, destroyed by Fire Tuesday April 8th 2014. The residents are running a "Lets Build Pub" fund raising campaign" Visit to make you pledge or more »

The Blue Brick Hotel Kyabram - 11 June 2015

Thanks Liz for the heads up on the Blue Brick Hotel Kyabram. One of the two remaining Pubs after the Albion was destroyed by fire in 2003. The Blue Brick is known for great dining. Photo 2006 submitted by Gary Bell, Many Thanks more »

Simpy in WA - 24 May 2015

Thanks to Pete Simpfendorfer for the Pics from his Western Australian Pub visits. Scottalian Hotel Bindoon WA Cottesloe Beach Hotel more »

Leongatha Pubs - 20 May 2015

Thanks to Alison Leck for the photo of McCartins Hotel, Leongatha, Victoria and LLoyd Gerdes for the earlier pics. McCartins Hotel more »

Bob McKenzie in the City of Sydney - 20 May 2015

taking some photos and enjoying a beer at these historic Pubs and then onto Riverwood Strattons Hotel Sydney City Sir John Young Hotel Sydney City Napoleons Hotel Riverwood more »

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