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December 2010

  • Peter Blyth in North Queensland - From Peter Blyth on his recent FNQ trip. A fascinating trip around FNQ visiting Hotels and updating Gday Pubs on some Hotels...
  • Peter and Sydney Pubs - Two new Suburbs of Sydney and some updated pics from Peter. New Pub added * Grove Hotel Kingsgrove Sydney. Good to have...
  • Gaz in Qld - From Gary's Recent visit to Maryborough Qld http://www.gdaypubs.com.au/QLD/maryborough.html its great to add the Post...
  • Tumut and Holbrook - Thanks to Gary Frankloin for an update of the Tumut NSW Hotel Photos and The Riverina Hotel , Holbrook. Cheers Tumut NSW...
  • Yarck Hotel renovations looking great - From Gary Franklin the new look Yarck Hotel Victoria. Thanks Gary.
  • Millicent South Australia - Richard Num sent in information about 3 Pubs in Millicent South Australia and a photo of the Grand. Cheers. Thanks to Gary...
  • Sydney Metro Pubs from Peter - From Peter to complete the list of current Pubs in Waterloo New Pub added: George Hotel Waterloo and an update of the...
  • New Premer Hotel - The Premer Hotel in NSW is getting closer to completion. This pic from Gary Franklin (December 2010) show the progress....
  • New Pub for Murphys Creek - Murphys Creek Tavern "Had a call from a mate up in Queensland last night. Apparently this Pub opened two weeks ago." -...
  • Robert back in Sydney's West - Robert McKenzie is back in Sydneys West and following some bird watching has introduced 2 new Suburbs and Pubs to Gday Pubs....
  • Narwee Sydney - Narwee Hotel Peter who was in Waterloo has ducked across to Narwee to add the Narwee Hotel and Suburb. $7 steaks sound good!!...
  • Hamilton Victoria - "Gday John I have just discovered your website and absolutely love it. As a former publican I recently started taking photos...
  • More from Waterloo - A new Pub added by Peter, the Abbott Hotel, Waterloo Sydney. Thanks Peter. Cheers.
  • Gary Franklin introduces some great Pubs! - Korumburra Hotel Victoria (The Middle Pub) Great Pub well worth a visit! And from Gary's recent trip to Rockhampton two...
  • Former Rifleman's Arms Hotel - "Hi While looking for something else, here at work, in the NSW Government Gazette of 1911, I came across this notice on...
  • Peter in Waterloo - Peter made a special trip Sunday to visit some mopre waterloo Pubs. Thanks Peter. Waterloo Sydney. Added the Grosvenor...
  • Back to the sixties. - Darryl Parker has shared with us some pics of Hotels from the 1960's. Brilliant to see how the Pubs have endured over the...
  • Former White Bay Hotel - "Hi John, Find g’daypubs a great site to learn about the Pubs wherever I travel around Australia. Just a note that with...
  • Waterloo Sydney - Peter has moved acroos the road to add more of the historic Waterloo Hotels to GdayPubs. Great to have the Duke of Wellinton...
  • Hunt Club Hotel Merrijig - Great to have the Hunt Club Hotel Merrijig, Victoria on the Gday Pubs site courtesy of Gaz. drop by for a pizza!
  • Peter adds more Alexandria Pubs - Peter has added 2 more Alexandria Hotels including the now closed Star Hotel the Glenroy, and a Pic of the Technology Park...
  • Gaz around NSW - From 2008 some updates and new Pubs from Gaz. Gundagai NSW * Updated Pics for these great Aussie pubs. Former Bunyip Hotel...
  • Micro Breweries - Gday Pub goers, did you know micro breweries can also be a great place to try a locally brewed ale and that Gday Pubs has...
  • Gaz in Victoria - Great Victorian Pubs from Gaz added, including some historic wayside Inns and classic Pubs. Cheers Gaz. Kevington Hotel,...
  • More from Peter and Alexandria Sydney. - Peter keeps finding Pubs in Alexandria in Sydney. Go Peter!! Any more to be found ? Cheers Great to have the Parkview on...
  • Gday to the Bucca Hotel - Located 10 or so klms west of Bundaberg Qld this Pub set on 4 acres is well worth a visit and a relaxed afternoon with lunch....
  • Alexandria Sydney - Peter continues to grow the Pub listings for Alexandria Sydney adding another great Pub. The Buckland Hotel Good looking...
  • Alexandria Sydney - Thanks to Peter for adding another great Alexandria Pub, the Lord Ralgan. Cheers.
  • Australia's Newest Pub - Tree House Tavern, Cawarral Qld Australias newest Pub at the back of the Cawarral General Store opened August this year....
  • Former mystery Pub in Ouyen Victoria - Former Unknown Pub Does anyone know the story behind this building in Outen Victoria. - Stan Young, Loughton Essex, UK ...
  • Harrietville - Harrietville Hotel Motel Brian McMillan, Son in Law Adam, and Brian's daughter and family visited Harrietville in November...
  • Gday from Peter in Alexandria - "Hi John I have 3 pubs in Alexandria, Sydney, NSW for you to upload to your website gdaypubs (my core reference site for...
  • Gracemere Hotel - Gracemere Hotel From Gary Franklin this great Queensland Pub adds a new Hotel to the Capricorn Highway just south west...
  • Bob , Sydney Pubs and around NSW - Bob McKerzie has again introduced some great Sydney Pubs to Gday Pubs. Had a beer in each one for us just to be sure it was...

November 2010

October 2010

September 2010

  • Blue Mountains Hotel reno's looking great - After the RTA resumed some of the land from the hotel these major renovations are nearing completion and the Hotel is looking...
  • Back of Bourke Hotel open again! - After the devastating fire which destroyed the Northy in May 2010 the Pub has reopened in temporary facilities. Well done...
  • Carathool Pub destroyed by fire. !! - A huge loss to the area, the Family Hotel ( Carrathool Pub) at Carrathool was destroyed by fire on Wednesday night, 22nd...
  • Gday to Kaneira Hotel - Culgoa is a small one Pub town in northern victoria and that Pub is the Kaneira Hotel, named after the town pre 1920's. Hotel...
  • Unknown Parkes Hotel and Unknown Sydney Pub - "Hi I think your site is great I am looking for the name of a hotel on Quay Street Sydney it was between the First and Last...
  • Outback Wa with Aussie Outback Gary - Great to add these Western Australian outback Pubs and Towns from Gary Franklin who is, as always, travelling in style. Counts...
  • Ballarat History. - "If you want some very good information on the pubs and you are anywhere near Ballarat Vic call into the local Library and...
  • Bob visits the Shire and West - From Bob McKenzie as he continues to add new Suburbs and Pubs to the Gday Pubs site. Beers and Cheers Bob!! 4 suburbs added...
  • Tales of Monto and Mungungo - Dear John "We were in Monto last week and found a lovely pub with great staff - The Albert Hotel. Photo attached FYI !...
  • 1982. outback travels - "I have been scanning some old photos and came across a trip we did from Adelaide to Narrabri back in 1982. Along the way...
  • Balranald at Easter - Hi "Went camping at Balranald at Easter 2010. The Shamrock hotel became our saviour when the heavens opened an washed us...

August 2010

  • Premer Hotel Pinjarra - From Gary Franklin this pic of the Premier Hotel, Pinjarra Western Australia adds Pinjarra to the GdayPubs maps . A Pub dating...
  • Australia's Southernmost Pub - The Southport Hotel. Great to have Tasmania's Southport Hotel on Gday Pubs. The Pub is the southernmost Hotel in Australia....
  • Dee Why Hotel open and looking great! - The Dee Why hotel after being rebuilt on the site of the former Pub has been reopened as a welcoming tavern with brasserie...
  • Songs at the Bar - Hi John, There's two pubs mentioned in a Whitlam's song called "God drinks at the Sando": Lyrics: "'Cause God drinks down...
  • Parkview Hotel Grafton, Now the Clocktower - The Parkview unfortunatly burned down in June 2002 & stayed vacant land for 6 years. Than the Dougherty family bought the...
  • Queensland Country Gem - Hi John, Found this little gem tucked away in the Moogerah Peaks National Park area about 80klm west of Brisbane. Located...
  • Dalby Queensland - "Hi Having looked at your web site regarding pubs in the town of Dalby Qld, the photo you have stating, former pub the Albion...
  • Classic Pubs from Peter Moore - From Peter a diverse range of great Aussie Pubs, added to the site. New Pubs added * Mallacoota Hotel Motel Victoria. A...
  • Graham Roots recent NSW country trip - Just sending you some updated photos and info of a couple of pubs we had a drink in last trip _ Graham Thanks Graham *...
  • Wenworth Hotel . - A great Inner West Pub from Bob McKenzie adds Homebush West to the site. * Wentworth Hotel Homebush West. Cheers Bob,...
  • Classic South Aussie Pubs - Great to add these brilliant South Aussie Pubs to the site from Mary Birnie. * Arthurton South Australia. * Mount Bryan...
  • Big Purple Wheat Farmer - Walgett NSW - "I recently went on a road trip to Walgett, NSW and we found a giant purple stick man along the way. - Katie Sloan." Thanks...
  • The Darwin Long Ride. - Gary Franklin. - I was only back from 22,000 klm return run to WA from the Gold Coast for 5 days when i heard about a charity run (Darwin...
  • Scenic Rim District Queensland - "G’day again Guys Had a weekend out and about in the Scenic Rim District Qld. You have a couple of the pubs we visited...

July 2010

June 2010

  • New Pubs submitted, Cheers. Visit these Pubs! - Great new Pubs added. Eildon Holiday Resort Hotel Motel Snobs Creek, submitted by Gaz Pope, Don't drive past this Pub Cheers....
  • The Victorian country travels of Gaz - Gaz in Victoria, providing a PUBlic service. Former Pub added. * Former Carriers Arms Hotel Leaving Springhurst as a No...
  • New Queensland Pubs added - Rosevale Hotel Near Ispwich Queensland. Very Pleased to have this classic Pub added, courtesy Matt. Cheers * Birdsville...
  • Glenn of the Outback - Glenn Ryan has been to the outback NSW Opal Fields west of lightning ridge to bring us some iconic Australian Bush Pubs....
  • Is this the Longest Bar in Oz - Is this the Longest Bar In Oz???? Middle Park Hotel, Middle Park, Melbourne Victoria If it is 70 metres we think that makes...
  • Former Wickham Pub? - Does anyone know the name of this Former Pub? Located at 114 (or thereabouts) Hannell Street Wickham, we had this Hotel...
  • Iconic Isle of Wight Hotel Destroyed. - Completely Burnt out on the night of May 22nd 2010. Fire brigades attended but were unable to prevent the destruction by...

May 2010

April 2010

  • Gary Franklin "Aussie Outback Man" in the West - Gary Franklin is the "Aussie Outback Man" and has many great WA Pubs to add to the Gday Pubs site. Top Pubs and great pics...
  • Brians Queensland Trip - Thanks to Brian for bringing us the Historic Tiaro Pub from his Queensland trip and updating many Pubs that we haven't visited...
  • Bob McKenzie and Sydney Pubs - Cheers to Bob McKenzie for adding these great Sydney Pubs to Gday Pubs. * Toongabbie Hotel Sydney NSW * Villawood Hotel...

March 2010

February 2010

  • Imperial Hotel Cowra Open - "Hey guys, Just wanted to let you know that the imperial hotel in Cowra, NSW has re-opened. Andrew" Great news, thanks...
  • Native Youth Hotel (Bridge Hotel Pyrmont) - "Hi there, came across your site looking for information about the Native Youth Hotel, Pyrmont. My great great grandfather...
  • Bob McKenzie 2009 in Sydney's West - Thanks for a brilliant selection of Pub photos and info introducing many Sydney suburbs and outlying towns and their great...
  • Sydney City Pub history please . - Does anyone have any history on these two great Pub buildings that Peter was good enough to submit. Cheers. "Hi John Attached...
  • Classic Border Gate Hotel Pic - "Wondered if you would like to add this photo of the Cockburn Border gate hotel to your collection - taken by my grandfather...
  • Photos of the Former Universal Hotel Warwick Queensland - Destroyed by fire August 2009 this classic wooden Pub is now missing from the Warwick skyline. Kerry Walton captured the...
  • Nymboida Pub opens Russel Crowe Museum - Feb 2010. Russell Crowe announces the opening of "The Museum of Interesting Things" at the Coacking Station Inn which features...
  • Jundah Outback - Check out the latest pics of the Outback Jundah Pub courtesy of Monique the friendly local and Publican. Cheers Monique,...
  • More from Bob in the West of Sydney - Bob adds some Pubs from Fairfield and East Hills to Gday Pubs. The first Pubs from these suburbs, Cheers Bob * Fairfield...
  • St George at Jugiong closed for Renovations - The Sir George Tavern at Jugiong NSW is closed for renovations (sign on pub 050210). - Pete Simpfendorfer Lets hope it...
  • Peter Blyths FNQ trip - Peter Blyths Far North Queensland trip brings us some more up to date Pub pics of these classic Queenslanders. Cheers Peter!...
  • Richard visits some classic Pubs - Richard Milne has been good enough to send in some pics from when he visited the Fredo Pub giving us an updated photo and...
  • Karaoke on tour - Hi! Our names are Dale and Patsy, we are the" Possums On The Road," and I just wanted to say congrats on a great website....
  • Triking on Adrenalin - Hi Paul from Adrenalin Trike Tours. We are a motorcycle & trike tour company operating from Brisbane and the Gold Coast...
  • Western Sydney Pubs - Bob McKenzie has again been able to assist with adding some more great Western Sydney and Hawkesbury Pubs to the Gday Pubs...
  • Glenns' NSW trip - Cheers Glenn for the pics from your November NSW trip. Updated Pub pics * Tattersalls Hotel Motel(Collarenebri NSW) ...
  • Richard Milne on the Road - Thanks Richard for some great pics an some brilliant historic Pubs added to the site. Gretna Tasmania New Pub added. *...

January 2010

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