Wagga Wagga Series
 

I have great memories of growing up in Wagga Wagga and love seeing familiar landmarks whenever I go back there. 

2WG Studios
2WG Studios

I have a soft-spot for this building and its fab neon sign. My late Dad was a radio announcer here for many years. 2WG studios have now moved on, but the iconic sign remains.

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Lord Baden Powell Drive
Lord Baden Powell Drive

I must have driven over this hill a million times and have always loved this archway - especially the little magpies on the stone pillars.

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Botanic Gardens
Botanic Gardens

The sandstone sign at the entrance to the Botanic Gardens has remained unchanged since the opening of the park in 1969.

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Civic Theatre
Civic Theatre

The Civic Theatre has had a few alterations since its grand opening in 1963, but its unique blue mural on the façade has remained unchanged.

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Council Chambers
Council Chambers

Built in 1881, this was the Town Hall up until 1999, when it became part of the Museum of the Riverina.

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National Art Glass Gallery
National Art Glass Gallery

Wagga Wagga Art Gallery's National Art Glass Collection is the most comprehensive public collection of Australian studio glass!

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Hunters on the Hill
Hunters on the Hill

Hunters newsagency has been in business on Fitzmaurice Street since 1866. I've drawn it here with the blue and white awnings and signage from the 80s.

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Kooringal sign
Kooringal sign

Spotted on Lake Albert Road, Wagga Wagga.

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Turvey Park sign
Turvey Park sign

I love these colourful signs announcing your arrival in various Wagga suburbs. This one is on the corner of Coleman and Bourke Streets.

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Wagga Base Hospital
Wagga Base Hospital

The old Wagga Base has been replaced with a shiny new hospital, but this building stood here for as long I can remember and was a local landmark.

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Mt Austin sign
Mt Austin sign

Bourke Street, Wagga Wagga

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Wagga Wagga Tourist Map
Wagga Wagga Tourist Map

A tourist map with a tiled roof and railing! It's been there forever, right in the centre of town.

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Wagga Wagga sign
Wagga Wagga sign

This is on the reverse side of the red Turvey Park sign. Corner of Coleman and Bourke Streets.

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