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Stories from early Nambour
Photograph courtesy Sunshine Coast Libraries
Nambour is a small
town of about 14 000 people, and is located about 100 kilometres north of Brisbane, Queensland,
Australia. It is half-an-hour's drive west of the splendid Sunshine Coast
beaches of Mooloolaba, Maroochydore, Coolum and Noosa. Nambour was first settled in the 1880s and the first 50 years
or so saw rapid development which continues to this day. The early pioneers and
citizens of the little town have left us some fascinating stories. Some of them
are recounted here ......
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