Handing over the keys

Official handing over the Bulli Railway Station keys to the Black Diamond Heritage Centre, September 23 1990. From left: Lana Chilby (near door), Rita Roberts (Black Diamond Heritage Centre life member), Bulli Station Master, Tom Mumford and Sharon Crawford on the eastern or downside platform. Photo: Mick Roberts Collection. Advertisements

George the Bulli shunter

When I was editor of the Northern News, a weekly free newspaper circulated in the northern suburbs of Wollongong, I often received correspondence in relation to the Bulli district’s history. Here’s a letter I received from Peggy Scatt from Woonona on February 28 1992: Dear Sir, Regarding your article in the Northern News, re: staff…

Bulli and her sisters

(By M.M.A.) What wonderful charm is found around old Bulli! That town so well-known to travellers guarding carefully its wonderful trump card, the famous Bulli Pass.  As the years glide on Bulli has grown old gracefully and in mature stage is more beautiful than of yore. Standing on a rise, the little town, with its every day life, is an animated spot…