Past times: June 24, 1968 | The Canberra Times

A Canberra outfitter had ambitious plans for Canberra nightlife on this day in 1968, as he was to submit a proposal to the National Capital Development Commission for a restaurant-nightclub on one of the islands in Lake Burley Griffin. While an obvious problem with the proposal was the issue of transporting people to and from the island, the caterer, Mr. Leroy Sharon, said this was not a major complication.

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