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Interview with Eric Bennett - 1965

Eric Bennett is a long standing member of Woolgoolga community who talks us through the opening of Woolgoolga’s first public library and his family’s use of it. Eric also discusses a number of other buildings that the Woolgoolga Library has inhabited.


First Public Library in Woolgoolga - 1965

Woolgoolga’s first public library opened in River Street in 1965. It shared the ‘Shop 40’ building with the local barber!