Issue #082, Spring 2001

The day it snowed in Burwood

There doesn’t appear to be much sign of suburban snow this season, but fifty years ago, almost to the day, Burwood was covered with it. A once-in-a-lifetime event and many residents of Burwood still recall the day and the special circumstances it brought. Mrs Rosalind Arvidson (nee Whelan) remembers her trip to Ashburton Primary School … Continue reading The day it snowed in Burwood

By: Michelle Griffith