From the archive | Maribyrnong & Hobsons Bay

Star Weekly looks back at the pages of our predecessors.

40 years ago

September 28, 1982

Bandits struck at ANZ Bank in Barkly Street, Footscray last week, committing the largest bank robbery in Australia’s history.

30 years ago

September 23, 1992

Footscray’s Scott Wynd won the 1992 Brownlow Medal on Monday night, but according to his mentor Gary Dempsey, he has yet to reach his peak as a footballer.

20 years ago

September 25, 2002

The search for the three sailors, including a woman from Kingsville, of the capsized yacht Excalibur has been called off.

10 years ago

October 3, 2012

Industry and municipalities need to do more to reduce the impact of dust on the Brooklyn community, residents and the Environment Protection Authority said.

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