13 October, 2017

October 5 Nganko Nyawiyu

1864 Shire of Bet Bet Notice is hereby given that dogs may be registered at this office between the hours of 10am and 3pm on any Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday or Friday. And further notice is also given that steps will be taken to enforce the provisions of the dog act against all persons possessing unregistered dogs after notice.

1879 The drought in the western district is worse than expected.

1894 Mr Foster Minister of Mines was touring the goldfields and arrived at Dunolly. At the party at the town hall Mr Foster announced that to lift the country out of the depression wealth would have to be taxed. Tarnagulla visited later that day then ministry group travelled onwards to Bendigo.

 1908 A proposal has been made to run an extension of the Maldon- Shelbourne line via Eddington and Middle Bridge to join up with the Mildura-Maryborough line at Havelock.

 1936 Miss E Lugg was appointed to the staff of the Dunolly state school, she was educated at Maryborough High School.

1949 Golden Age hotel at Tarnagulla licence transferred from Marjorie Cummins to John Miller.

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