Leongatha Mechanics’ Institute Centenary

Leongatha Mechanics’ Institute Centenary The Centenary of the Leongatha Mechanics’ Institute This year marks the centenary of our own building. To celebrate our president John Hyett will present a Magic Lantern Show. Our building is the second Mechanics’ Institute in Leongatha. The original building was located on the site of the Memorial Hall. In 1895 a Magic Lantern
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The Koorooman East Avenue of Honour

The Koorooman East Avenue of Honour January 25th, 2013 In 1918 the community of Koorooman East honoured the local men who enlisted for The Great War (World War One) by planting an avenue of honour. They also had an honour board made. Originally there was one tree per man. Ian Lester convened a public meeting to discuss
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Historical Society Publications

  The following books are available from the Leongatha and District Historical Society Books can be ordered by contacting the Society Postage is not included in the price
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