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8 Things You'll Only Remember if You Grew Up in Toowoomba

Bit of nostalgia!

8 Things You'll Only Remember if You Grew Up in Toowoomba

EIGHT:  HOLDEN PRECISION DRIVING

The Holden Precision Driving Team at the Toowoomba Show

Photo: Pinterest

SEVEN:  HELIDON SPA

World-class musical acts used to play at the Helidon Spa. There was a pool about as big as four Olympic-sized swimming pools and a lake for people to water ski and boat on.

Photo: Toowoomba Remember When

SIX: MYER 

Who remembers the cafeteria with it's ice-cream soda...

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and the MYER carpark rooftop ramp?

 MYER ROOF CAR PARK RAMP - we drove up there in a Mini Minor and Mum had to get a run up to make it all the way up!:

Photo: Pinterest

FIVE: CLIFFORD GARDENS

When it first opened?

Clifford Gardens - remember when this place first opened?:

 Photo: Pinterest

FOUR: LONDY'S CAFE

Shopfront Londys cafe, Toowoomba, 1962. This image shows the shopfront of Londys Café on Ruthven Street, Toowoomba. The image was taken when the owners were applying for a liquor license to turn the part of the café into a restaurant. 

Photo: Collection of the Queensland State Archives

THREE: Mothers Memorial

was in the middle of Margaret Street?

Remember when the Mothers' Memorial was in the middle of Margaret St?:

Photo: Pinterest

TWO:  COLES NEW WORLD and PIZZA HUT

in Margaret Street?

MARGARET ST TOOWOOMBA - Pizza Hut, Coles and Myer all in a row:

Photo: Pinterest

ONE:  PICNIC POINT WATERFALL

When it was first built?

The Picnic Point waterfall when it was first built. Thanx again to Remember Toowoomba When. Facebook:

 Photo: Pinterest / and Remember Toowoomba When. Facebook

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