Black Diggers

Black Diggers


Tom Wright

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Boundary Hotel, Brisbane Term Analysis

One of the oldest sites in the city of Brisbane, the capital of Australia’s northeastern state of Queensland, the Boundary Hotel is a pub, hotel, and historical monument in continuous operation since 1864. Norm, Bob, and Ern hang out here before the war.
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Boundary Hotel, Brisbane Term Timeline in Black Diggers

The timeline below shows where the term Boundary Hotel, Brisbane appears in Black Diggers. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.
Act One
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In the year 1916, Norm, Bob, and Ern are in Brisbane’s Boundary Hotel wondering about what will happen to their “army pay,” and whether it will “go to... (full context)