Out and about

John Rolf signs the Bombala & District Historical Society's visitors book during a visit to the society's open day on Saturday.
John Rolf signs the Bombala & District Historical Society's visitors book during a visit to the society's open day on Saturday.
Christine Parkes of Adaminaby snaps a photo of some of the Bombala Historical Society's memorabilia at Saturday's open day.

Christine Parkes of Adaminaby snaps a photo of some of the Bombala Historical Society's memorabilia at Saturday's open day.

This week’s People and Places takes us to the highly successful Bombala & District Historical Society open day. More than 70 people came from all over the south coast to check out the material on display.

Neville Summerill of Bombala takes time to read some of the historical material available to view at the Bombala Historical Society open day.

Neville Summerill of Bombala takes time to read some of the historical material available to view at the Bombala Historical Society open day.

Bonnie Llewellyn and Pam Thompson enjoy a visit to the Bombala & District Historical Society Open Day on Saturday.

Bonnie Llewellyn and Pam Thompson enjoy a visit to the Bombala & District Historical Society Open Day on Saturday.

Anne Rolf and Kate Clery of Towamba along with Maurean Peisley admire some of the old photographs from the Bombala and District Historical Society archives.

Anne Rolf and Kate Clery of Towamba along with Maurean Peisley admire some of the old photographs from the Bombala and District Historical Society archives.

Bombala & District Historical Society president Stuart Hood and Helen Peadon at Saturday's Historical Society open day.

Bombala & District Historical Society president Stuart Hood and Helen Peadon at Saturday's Historical Society open day.

Checking out old editions of the newspaper at the Bombala & District Historical Society are Bombala's Marjorie Feilen and Wendy Crouch.

Checking out old editions of the newspaper at the Bombala & District Historical Society are Bombala's Marjorie Feilen and Wendy Crouch.

Rodney Rankin peruses some of the Bombala & District Historical Society's station records at Saturday's Open Day.

Rodney Rankin peruses some of the Bombala & District Historical Society's station records at Saturday's Open Day.

Denis Hart of Pambula and Maureen Peisley check out some of the informative material kept by the Bombala & District Historical Society.

Denis Hart of Pambula and Maureen Peisley check out some of the informative material kept by the Bombala & District Historical Society.

Andrew Dunlop spends some time checking out the memorabilia on display at the Bombala & District Historical Society open day.

Andrew Dunlop spends some time checking out the memorabilia on display at the Bombala & District Historical Society open day.