NEWS ABOUT PORT GERMEIN|
7-10-2016: Jetty to be repaired following promise of Government Grant.
30-9-2016: Last night the jetty at Port Germein was again damaged by huge tides during the unprecedented state wide storms. See pictures in the Port Pirie Recorder with updates
10-5-2016: The Port Germein jetty was badly damaged in a storm on Monday night, 9th May, 2016. Check out the damage as reported by the Recorder now and in 1953.The jetty was repaired and reopened in July, 2016.
DAMAGE THROUGH FLOODS.
On Thursday morning Messrs. Ward and Copley, M.P.'s, presented a memorial to the Commissioner of Public Works from residents of Port Germein
respecting heavy damage done to the crossing between the township and Post-Office by recent floods, and asked that the crossing might be repaired.
The Commissioner promised to get a report on the matter.
PAGES ABOUT PORT GERMEIN
CLIPPER SHIP CITY OF ADELAIDE
PHOTOS: At left: Town from jetty end; Mitchell Family next to the jetty, 1950s; Beach front, High tide, Book cover, Hotel, 1950s.
Above: Damage to jetty 30-9-2016 taken from 7 News via Facebook; Floods of 1884 probably taken by Photographer Mr. David Stacey; figurehead of sailing ship Pommern taken in Mariehamn.
Below: Our dog Tammy on the beach c. 1962; A. Paetke, builder in Port Germein.
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