“In the early stages of pioneering the scrub cutters were the pioneers themselves. Almost every settler had to cut his won scrub – first, to clear a track in, then to build a hut or house out of bush timber. All this required the pioneer to be an expert in the use of the American axe…”

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News & Information

News & Information

Find out the latest news about the Leongatha Historical Society, view an archive of our newsletters.
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Pioneer Kit

Pioneer Kit

Read and view a history of the Pionerring of South Gippsland. View an Interactive history with images and information about South Gippsland
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Our Soldiers

Our Soldiers

On this page you will find a listing of all the young men that fought in the war serving Australia and Leongatha Proudly.
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