Olympic Theatre 1874

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Photo  c.1875 – Jubilee Carnival Program 1913
Ref: “A Pattern of Pubs” – B.Gibson-Wilde

 

 

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Olympic Theatre located near the bottom right of the picture.

 

 

 

1874
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.

1875
Aug 7th “Bijou Variety Troupe to Perform”

1875
Sept 25th “Foley’s Magnetic Troupe”

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