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2 edition of Tatura and the Shire of Rodney. found in the catalog.

Tatura and the Shire of Rodney.

William Henry Bossence

Tatura and the Shire of Rodney.

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Published by Hawthorn Press in Melbourne .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Tatura,
  • Rodney, Australia
    • Subjects:
    • Tatura -- History.,
    • Rodney, Australia -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 302-303.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDU230.R6 B68
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 334 p.
      Number of Pages334
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5516779M
      LC Control Number73499641

      Interesting facts about this location Mooroopna Mooroopna is a rural town located kilometres north of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. Mooroopna was initially larger than Shepparton, and in boasted twenty hotels. The money for refurbishing the building has come from the State and Federal Governments as an initiative in salinity control. Written in German and decorated with swastikas and barbed wire, it published the Fuhrer's speeches next to advertisements for such services as haircutting, tailoring, and laundering. Though many internees were innocent victims of historical circumstances, others sympathised with the enemy's cause. Between 12, and 13, Germans, Italians and Japanese, as well as citizens of 20 other nations - men, women and children, Nazi sympathisers and Jews, and more than Australian army guards - passed through the seven camps that made up the Tatura Group.

      In January works began on developing the Park to the Plan. Join now to view geocache location details. For Tatura, their appearance was an awakening, a realisation that it had played a historical role that many hadn't imagined. Among the Camp 2 internees were Orthodox Jews and survivors of the Arandora Star, the British troop ship torpedoed while transporting prisoners to Canada.

      In its early days the Trust was criticised for the rates it charged, even though its urgent need of funds for new works may have justified it. A fruit cannery was built at Toolamba in the s. The story was about the elusiveness of the past and its refusal to give up its secrets through traditional documentary avenues. Written in German and decorated with swastikas and barbed wire, it published the Fuhrer's speeches next to advertisements for such services as haircutting, tailoring, and laundering. The aim of the group is to work with the Ministry of Housing in letting it know the maintenance needs of houses, and once that is done, to work on improvements in homes. The area's food production was a major reason why it was chosen for the camps.


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Tatura and the Shire of Rodney. book

As well as providing the essential medical services to the Goulburn Valley, the Mooroopna Hospital also provided employment in the area. And there was censorship. The Government pushed ahead with water storage initiatives.

A mob of kangaroos hops across a distant hill, silhouetted against the sky's grayness. Similar Melbourne groups have seen great things done for Ministry housing residents. Further renovations were undertaken to enlarge, remodel and beautify the building and a grand re-opening took place in September It was also used for other purposes, including time as a newspaper office, factory and lodge room.

As for the camps, many Tatura residents were hardly aware of them until the late s. I passed Tatura Milk Industries, with its tall, concrete blocks of buildings. Attached to each balloon was a note asking the finder to plant the seeds and drop a line to the child who released the balloon.

The money for refurbishing the building has come from the State and Federal Governments as an initiative in salinity control. Goulburn Murray Water's main office fills almost an entire square.

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Locals began to agitate for a larger post office, and a corner block was found. Thomas, and Rupert Roopnaraine. Contents include log book, pencil, pencil sharpener and small swaps if you so desire. Soon after the end of the War, the township proposed building a War Memorial Hall.

The Cache The above coordinates will take you to the entrance of the park where you will find some information on the boards under the pergola. Wilson, JP, had breathed his last, has possibly not had a parallel since settlement in this area. Mooroopna may best be characterised as a township that has flourished through the continuing phases of settlement, immigration and industry — themes that recur throughout the Shire.

Bypatient numbers had increased to more than The township now extends to both sides of the Goulburn River and is a picturesque medium-sized town.

In the Australian handbook described Toolamba: The introduction of farm irrigation by the local waterworks trust came about eight years after the first irrigation project at Ardmona. The cultural diversity of Greater Shepparton is also evident, with almost ten per cent of residents being born overseas.

Unfortunately the flies are very bad here as well. People are shopping, parking cars, chatting. Imaginative appeal aside, there is no basis to it. Wear FLY repellant! The broad, essentially flat landscape was also far enough from the coast to foul escape attempts.

In some ways, it was an argument against empiricism. The Rodney Irrigation Trust, one of the first irrigation trusts in Victoria, was constituted in Tatura in Book - Melbourne: Hawthorn Press, Call Number: C/1/1 Location: Kent Full Record Tatura and the Shire of Rodney / by William Henry Bossence.

by Bossence, William Henry; Book - Melbourne: Hawthorn Press, Society of Australian Genealogists. The local timezone is named "Australia / Melbourne" with an UTC offset of 11 hours.

Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Undera North, Undera, Toolamba West, Tatura, Tallygaroopna or Bunbartha.

While being here, make sure to check out Mooroopna North, Mooroopna and Ardmona as well. This page was last edited on 11 Septemberat Files are available under licenses specified on their description page.

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The City of Greater Shepparton is a local government area in the Hume region of Victoria, Australia, located in the north-east part of the state. It covers an area of 2, square kilometres ( sq mi) and, at the Census, had a population of 63,Population: 63, ( census). Where’s Rodney? Carmen Bogan, illus.

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