Photo c.1875 – Jubilee Carnival Program 1913
Ref: “A Pattern of Pubs” – B.Gibson-Wilde
Olympic Theatre located near the bottom right of the picture.
Olympic Theatre opened attached to the Denham St Façade of the then Townsville Hotel. Proprietor was Augustus (A.F.) Low
Location on the corner of Denham St & Flinders St on the site of the present National Mutual Building. By 1878 it had become a restaurant.
Aug 7th “Bijou Variety Troupe to Perform”
Sept 25th “Foley’s Magnetic Troupe”