02 June, 2018

June 2 #OnThisDay (Nganko Nyawiyu) in #Dunolly (Lea Kurribur) & District #History

 1888 Excellent rainfall this week has lead to farmers ploughing and sowing, later than usual but all signs indicate a good season.

1928 RSL and Auxiliary Dunolly branch was formed with 60 members.

 1940 The White Australia policy was criticised by Right Rev J Nobel McKenzie Presbyterian church moderator in his address here in Dunolly; Australia could not properly develop under the white Australia policy as is not suitable for a white population.

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