21 August, 2016

August 21 ‪#‎OnThisDay‬ in ‪#‎Dunolly‬ & District ‪#‎History‬

1899 Cr Desmond heaped praise upon The Argus for its efforts in the cause of Federation.

1935 Dunolly Hospital to Rebuild,
DUNOLLY, Wednesday.— Dunolly District Hospital committee decided to adopt plans for a rebuilding scheme as recommended bv the Charities Board, involving an expenditure of £6000. Provision will be made for intermediate and private patients. . The present accommodation is now overtaxed.

1946 The Transport Regulation Board refused the application of Provincial Motors Pty Ltd to run a 27 passenger vehicle between Bendigo and St Arnaud via Laanecoorie, Eddington, Dunolly, Burke’s Flat and Logan.