Imperial Hotel - a Queenslander pub

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Re: Imperial Hotel - a Queenslander pub

Post by FWLR » Tue May 25, 2021 10:08 am

Beautifully photographed Aaron. Agree with the shot from the truck, very atmospheric.
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Re: Imperial Hotel - a Queenslander pub

Post by ge_rik » Tue May 25, 2021 12:03 pm

I can only echo what others have already said - it's a miniature masterpiece. Well worth the extra effort!

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Re: Imperial Hotel - a Queenslander pub

Post by Lonsdaler » Wed May 26, 2021 8:35 am

Lovely end result Aaron - a very attractive little cameo there. Just need a few locals lounging around!
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Re: Imperial Hotel - a Queenslander pub

Post by GAP » Wed Jun 02, 2021 10:17 am

GTB wrote: โ†‘
Sun May 02, 2021 9:45 am
Old Man Aaron wrote: โ†‘
Sun May 02, 2021 6:12 am
Never heard of the 6pm swill, but then I live under a rock. It'd make an interesting subtle detail to include. I'm modelling 1920s-70s, when did QLD abandon that?
Looks like it was actually an 8 o'clock swill in Qld, which was abandoned in 1941, much earlier than Vic and SA....

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Six_o%27clock_swill

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In the 1970's Queensland had moved onto "Sessions" 10am - 10 pm Mon to Sat
On Sundays times were11am-1pm & 5pm-7pm to appease the church goers and the government.
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