Don Stuart

Don Stuart remembers the shops along Kiera St and Crown St Wollongong in detail from the 1930s & 1940s. His parents had a second-hand book exchange at 74 Crown St and he has seen great changes in the area.

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Crown St; Keira St; Sunrise Nursery; bookshop; Wollongong Public School; shops; bookmakers; cafes; banks; Burelli St; arcades; Puckey’s Forest; chemist; Stumbles: Kennedys; biscuit factory; cakeshops; hotels; car sales; butchers; real estate; second-hand goods; antiques; theatres


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