The Year of Centenaries has started. June 17th, 2012 This year is the centenary of secondary education in Leongatha being 100 years since the opening of Leongatha Agricultural High School on February 6th. The centenary reunion will be on April 28th and 29th and will celebrate the history of Leongatha High, Tech and Secondary College.
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
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