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South Western Times

January 1982 in the South West

Bunbury won its first ever junior country week cricket carnival.

South Western Times

New boundary changes to the State seat of Bunbury were tipped to benefit the Liberal Party.


21 year-old Bunbury woman Renae Clements was one of several passengers aboard the "Wandoo" during the week - a 1945 vintage boat. A fomer boat used to ferry passengers between Fremantle and Rottnest, it was being restored by the Bunbury Naval Reserve Cadet Unit.


Quicksilver boardies were only $12.75!


The Bunbury telephone exchange was having $155,000 worth of switchboard equipment installed.


A 1976 Statesman De-Ville was only $6990.


A petition was going to be sent to Bunbury City Council suggesting season tickets should be issued at the Bunbury Aquatic Centre.