Flashback Friday – 1990

The harvest was a big topic of conversation in the November of 1990, with much analysis on the quality of the year.

Bushfires cut power and burned significant land, with one fire near Kimba requiring over 100 CFS responders and burning 30,000 hectares.

Summer sport was in full swing, with tennis and cricket dominating the sport pages.

As they are now, Year 12s were taking their exams and preparing for life after school.

The occasional happy couple featured in the Tribune for their spring weddings.

Remembrance Day was marked across the Eyre Peninsula with 11am services at town war memorials.

A school dance concert saw young people featured in the paper wearing some fabulous costumes, and popular locals celebrated important milestones with major birthday parties.