07 April, 2018

April 7 #OnThisDay (Nganko Nyawiyu) in #Dunolly (Lea Kurribur) & District #History

1905 It was reported that the mouse plague was so bad that in the Dunolly district the farmers were almost too scared to sow their crops, such was the number of the pests in the area.

1910 Annual effort for Dunolly Hospital with 150 tons of firewood delivered to the hospital, sports held in the afternoon with 12 pounds collected at the gate on Wednesday. A further 100 tons delivered on Thursday.
Various wood cutters and carters came from all over the district.

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