The Best of Bob Byrne's Boomer
Beautifully nostalgic Adelaide stories - originally published in Bob Byrne's hugely popular Boomer column in the Adelaide Advertiser - now available in one bumper book. Remember eating AMSCOL ice cream at the Royal Show? The Birdman Rally at the Bay? When Burger was on Anzac Highway? Or 'Futuro' the 'flying-saucer' building in North Adelaide in the '70s and '80s? Take a gloriously sentimental trip down memory lane with Bob Byrne as he shows us - through his Boomer articles and images - the Adelaide of yesteryear that we still dearly love.
Bob Byrne has a lifetime of experience in media.He commenced his career in radio over 40 years ago as a music DJ, later turning to talk and currentaffairs. As a writer he has covered topics as varied as music, food, travel and writes the popularnostalgia column every Monday in the Adelaide Advertiser. He runs the very popular Facebookwebsites 'Australia Remember When' and 'Adelaide Remember When', both of which became bestselling books.