Take a walk with us through recent history and some of the pages from the Cootamundra Herald published in August 1988.
We’ve combed through our some of archive copies of the Herald from way back when to see what was making news around Cootamundra and the district.
SEE MORE: A look back into the Herald’s pages from 1995.
The headlines cover what was changing around town but there’s also sports results, births, deaths and marriages.
Cootamundra’s newspaper of record has been publishing since 1877 – the same year that railway connected the town to the rest of the nation.