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A Receipt of Interest

A time back I received a phone call asking if berowralivinghistory knew where the Thirgood Store had been located in Berowra.

We did not at that time have any information and we were not even sure of the spelling of the name. 145 more words

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Fishing At Berowra Waters

The image above is an idyllic view of Berowra, a place of fun, leisure and relaxation. In the foreground, a man enjoys a day on the water, casting his line and waiting to see what bites. 88 more words

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My Job As An Apprentice Baker

I worked for A R Kerslake of Berowra between January 1944 and June 1950. His business was located at the beginning of Berowra Waters Road near the Pacific Highway. 219 more words

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Old Red Rattler

A big thank you to former resident Ken Bruce for his gift of a set of copies of his photos of Berowra in 1960. Ken captured this image 55 years ago at Berowra Station, looking north to Cowan. 58 more words

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A Mysterious Calendar

This week, with the beginning of the New Year well underway, and school returning I recently found myself hanging up a new calendar for 2015. This brought to mind an image shared with Berowra Living History, showing Berowra and appearing on a locally produced calendar in 1930. 100 more words

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Meeting Skippy The Bush Kangaroo At Berowra

Were you among this group of Berowra children crowding forward to meet Skippy when he visited Berowra Village in December 1971?    It would have been exciting. 39 more words

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A Special Invitation - Do You Remember This Occasion And Were You There?

The above advertisement appeared in the November 1971 Berowra & District News. This newspaper was published by the Berowra Progress Association for a time in the 1970’s. 98 more words

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