Fettlers, or railway workers, had a very tough job building the railways of the region.
The Railway Picnics held annually at Nielson Park from 1922 to 1972 were eagerly anticipated by Bundaberg region residents. It was a fun day out for the whole family.
In this audio story we hear of 1953 Siren of the Surf winner Joan Pitt's (nee Reiken) experience competing in the Siren of the Surf competition.
Buss Park was originally Bundaberg's Market Square and school reserve. Today it is a beautiful and relaxing park area.