HOTEL NICHOLAS Hotel Nicholas Beechworth

John 0’Rourke connection

The name Waterwright Pty Ltd (Lucas Family Trust current licensees Ross & Lorraine Lucas), is derived from the Waterwright Hotel built on the corner of Mellish Street and the Myrtleford by Ross’s great grandfather John 0’Rourke in 1862.

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Hotel Nicholas Est. 1857
Ross & Lorraine Lucas, Licensees
ABN 870 433 75591
1A Camp Street
Beechworth Victoria 3747

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