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Geography: Nambour is a town and locality in South East Queensland, Australia, 101 kilometres (63 mi) north of the state capital, Brisbane. The town lies in the sub-tropical hinterland of the Sunshine Coast at the foot of the Blackall Range. It was the administrative centre and capital of the Maroochy Shire and is now the administrative centre of the Sunshine Coast Region. The greater Nambour region includes surrounding suburbs such as Burnside, Coes Creek, and Perwillowen, and has an estimated population of 15,550. (Wiki)

Date of foundation: 1870

History:

Population: 10 221

Sights:

Nambour. Bullock wagon carrying a large log in front of shops on Currie Street, 1908
Bullock wagon carrying a large log in front of shops on Currie Street, 1908
Nambour. Cane Tram
Cane Tram
Cattle drinking from a creek at Nambour, 1935
Cattle drinking from a creek at Nambour, 1935
Nambour. Crowds gather in the street to catch a glimpse of royalty, 1934
Crowds gather in the street to catch a glimpse of royalty, 1934
Nambour. Crowds gathered in the street to welcome the Duke of Gloucester, circa 1930
Crowds gathered in the street to welcome the Duke of Gloucester, circa 1930
Crowds line the main street of Nambour to greet a royal visitor, 1934
Crowds line the main street of Nambour to greet a royal visitor, 1934
Nambour. Currie Street
Currie Street
Nambour. Main street, circa 1905
Main street, circa 1905
Nambour. Methodist Church and Parsonage, 1908
Methodist Church and Parsonage, 1908
Nambour. Moreton Central Sugar Mill, circa 1925
Moreton Central Sugar Mill, circa 1925
Nambour. Moreton Central Sugar Mill
Moreton Central Sugar Mill
Nambour. Moreton Central Sugar Mill, train with sugar cane, 1936
Moreton Central Sugar Mill, train with sugar cane, 1936
Nambour Rural School, front view
Nambour Rural School, front view
Nambour. Panorama of the city
Panorama of the city
Nambour. Panorama of crossroad street and railway
Panorama of crossroad street and railway
Nambour. Post Office, 1918
Post Office, 1918
Nambour. Royal George Hotel, 1935
Royal George Hotel, 1935
Nambour. Town Band, 1910
Town Band, 1910
Nambour. Town Hall, 1918
Town Hall, 1918
Nambour. Travellers enjoying the scenic views of Nambour, 1935
Travellers enjoying the scenic views of Nambour, 1935
Nambour. View down Currie Street, 1918
View down Currie Street, 1918
View over Nambour, 1918
View over Nambour, 1918
Nambour. W. Whalley's Universal Stores on Main street
W. Whalley's Universal Stores on Main street
Nambour. Workers standing outside Govers Boot & Shoe Store, 1923
Workers standing outside Govers Boot & Shoe Store, 1923




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After this period photos it becomes public domain. The participants of the Berne Convention are 167 States.


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