Search for content in message boards

Brisbane Skating Rink

Replies: 15

Re: Brisbane Skating Rink

Posted: 3 Jun 2011 8:00PM GMT
Classification: Query
Hi Dimity,
I think you are misinterpreting Graham's posting on the State Skating Rink at Red Hill - this was in the mid to late 1960's after the introduction of television to Brisbane in 1959 had led to the demise of suburban cinemas - long after the 1916-17 period of your original posting. Have you tried searching the newspapers on Trove on the national library site? I did a quick search and at http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article20141843 - the Brisbane Courier Saturday 17 March 1917 had advertisements for 2 skating rinks - The Glideway Skating Rink, Melbourne Street,South Brisbane, and the Colosseum Rink, Brunswick Street, New Farm.
SubjectAuthorDate Posted
Jennifer Fran... 1 Jun 2011 1:11PM GMT 
ginneee 28 Jun 2013 11:20AM GMT 
klaudekowan 4 Jun 2011 2:00AM GMT 
gailandjack1 6 Feb 2013 10:54AM GMT 
kewberry 16 Jun 2013 11:13AM GMT 
billyboylost 16 Sep 2013 1:26PM GMT 
per page

Find a board about a specific topic

  • Visit our other sites:

© 2006-2014 Ancestry.com | Privacy | Cookies | New Terms and Conditions | Operated by Ancestry.com Europe S.à r.l.