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Features in the issue are:
Dec 2016
  • Wartime Christmas 75 Years Ago - Tram Blackout - Alan Bradley
  • Santa Rides the Trams
  • Operations, Workshop news, Cuthberts939, Tram Pull
  • COTMA Achievement Awards and Volunteer Certificates
  • AGM Meeting report and new Life Member - Warren Doubleday
  • The Museum - 45 Years ago
Oct 2016
  • 45 years since the end of the SEC Ballarat operated system
  • In the workshop
  • Visit of the Oakland Car Register
  • Cuthbers939 - report on some functions held
  • 75 years ago - some personal stories.
Aug 2016
  • Around the Museum - Afternoon Tea on Cuthberts939
  • New Security System
  • The Ballarat Shell House
  • Bernie Briquette burns out
  • Photos of the North Gardens and its trams
Jun 2016
  • Tram No. 1 returns to Sturt St
  • Around the Museum - More depot fan re-sleepering, kerb and channel at St Aidans Drive
  • New Ballarat DVD by Roger Greenwood
  • 2016 Tram Cavalcade
Apr 2016
  • A New Venture - launch of Cuthberts 939
  • An Interpretative Centre - Joint Venture with the Ballarat RSL
  • Around the Museum - Fire protection system and depot fan re-sleepering
  • Two Way Traffic - Ballarat's relationship with the Hawthorn Tramways Trust
Feb 2016
  • A Special Experience - operating Horse Tram No. 1
  • Vale Tom Murray
  • Overloading the Horse Tram
  • In the Workshop, Office and Bungaree.
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