Port Lincoln Times 2008 Flashback Friday

It’s that time of the week again, and today we’re launching back 10 years to see what made the news in 2008.

Kevin Rudd was the Prime Minister of Australia and delivered a formal apology to the Stolen Generations.

Quentin Bryce was sworn in as the first female Governor-General of Australia.

Beloved actor Heath Ledger passed away at the age of 28 in New York City.

Apple released their first iphone in Australia and it hit shelves in July.

Hawthorn won the 2008 AFL grand final, defeating Geelong 18.7 (115) to 11.23 (89) at the MCG.

Flick through our gallery for a time warp back to great times!