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About Bells 1950s Milk Bar

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Jan 6, 2015 About Bells, Bells TV, Discover Broken Hill, History of Bells , , , , , , , , , , 0 Comments

Check out this video featuring milk bar crusader,  Jason King talking about why Bells is an important part of Broken Hill and Australian history. Do you have a story so share about Bells, Broken Hill or any other milk bar or cafe?  Drop us a line in the comments section or email drink@bellsmilkbarcom.au.   For more videos on Broken Hill visit www.mybrokenhill.tv For more information about Broken hill visit www.brokenhillaustralia.com.au  

Out of this world!

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Mar 10, 2014 About Bells, Bells TV, Latest News , , , , , , , , , , , , , 0 Comments

Some visitors to Bells will go to extraordinary lengths to get a drink! we had lots of fun filming this little while ago. Hope you enjoy it! if you have any ideas for future Bells videos, drop us a line via the contact page, or one of the other ways to contact us.

Broken Hill Attractions

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Mar 8, 2014 Discover Broken Hill, Latest News , , , , , , , 0 Comments

Explore Broken Hill & Discover a Lost World There is so much to see and do in the ‘Fabulous’ Far West of NSW. The area incorporates Broken Hill, Silverton as well as Corner Country, Wilcannia, Menindee, and the SA bordertown of Cockburn.  Below are a few of our favourite local attractions.  Please let us know if you think any others should be added.   (Click here to submit your suggestions). CLICK HERE to go to list.

About Broken Hill

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Mar 1, 2014 Discover Broken Hill, Latest News , , , , , , , , 0 Comments

The mining town of Broken Hill is unlike any other place you’ll ever visit.   Here Australia’s pioneering past mingles with the colourful contemporary, and for a city seemingly in the middle of nowhere, there’s more than enough to keep you occupied.  Spend some time in The Hill and you’ll discover why people regularly come for a short visit and never leave. The town is full of friendly welcoming people, there are plenty of bars and restaurants, mobile phone reception is no problem around the city, and it is easy to navigate (that is, providing you switch the GPS system off [...]

Directions to Bells

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Mar 1, 2014 About Bells, Latest News , , , , , , , , , , , , , 0 Comments

Bells Milk Bar and Museum is located in South Broken Hill’s Patton Street shopping precinct, Patton Village. We’re directly opposite Patton Street Park, right next door to the post office in the middle of the group of shops. Look for the alien and space ship on the roof!  For a printable version of these directions click the link: Directions to Bells Milk Bar. By Bus: Occasional buses run (approx every hour) from town to South Broken Hill and back again. Sometimes buses may run infrequently or stop at a certain time so be sure to check with current schedules if [...]

Downloads

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Mar 1, 2014 About Bells, Latest News , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 1 Comment

So you want to download? Check out this page for downloads of Bells Content. Options include our menu, milkshake and spider flavours as well as a syrups order form for those who don’t wish to use the online store. We will add to this page as our downloadable options grow so be sure to check back regularly or let us know if you have any requests for downloads. You can contact us here. Downloads Bells Menu Bells Milkshake & Spider Flavours Bells Syrups Order Form Directions to Bells Milk Bar Shop Categories Featured Products Background photo credit: Cargo Cult via [...]

Menu

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Feb 18, 2014 About Bells, Latest News , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 0 Comments

Menu Feeling adventurous? At Bells you can choose from over 50 flavours of old-style traditional recipe milkshakes and soda spiders, not to mention dozens of desserts including parfait sundaes (Long Johns), fresh baked Belgian waffles and ice cream or deliciously simple hot apple pie. (You can download a menu and other information here). In winter, Les Bell would serve hot milkshakes using the milk frothing like cappuccinos and on the colder days you can still try them.  But don’t worry, the Jasper Coffee will satisfy those looking for something a little safer. Everything is backed by the Bells 100% customer [...]

About Bells Syrups & Cordials

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Feb 5, 2014 History of Bells, Latest News, Milk Bar Stories , , , , , , , , , , , , 1 Comment

Bells original 1950’s recipe syrups and cordials… Handmade in Broken Hill Outback NSW CLICK HERE to BUY SYRUPS & CORDIALS People have been travelling from far and wide to Bells Milk Bar for ‘out of this world’ malted milks and soda spiders for generations.  Once upon a time, many old milk bars and cafes in Australia made the bases for all their drinks by hand.  At Bells, all our authentic syrups are still handmade to Les Bell’s Famous Secret Recipe here on the premises in Patton Street – just like they have since 1892 when the shop was founded by [...]