Port Lincoln Times Flashback Friday 1989 | GALLERY

For the latest Flashback Friday we are going back to the late, late 1980s.

See who made news between October and December in 1989. 

In the 1989 South Australian election, held in November, John Bannon was made premier once again as a narrow margin returned Labor to government.

Revolutions shaped Europe as the Eastern Bloc began to crumble, starting in Poland and Hungary. 

Popular movies in 1989 included Indiana Jones and the last Crusade, Batman, Back to the Future Par II and Dead Poets Society, while popular songs included ‘The Look’ by Roxette, ‘Eternal Flame’ by The Bangles, ‘I’m Gonna Be (500 Miles)’ by The Proclaimers and ‘Like a Prayer’ by Madonna.

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