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30-June-2015
30-June-2015
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A plaque celebrates 70 years of the C.W.A in Galong and commemorates the opening of the supper room in the Memorial Hall in 1939. 

The annual meeting of the C.W.A. was held recently. The office-bearers were all re-elected as follows-: President, Mrs. Shaw; Treasurer, Mrs. Friend; Secretary, Mrs. Couch. Although this branch have only a small membership of 13, with an average attendance of 7 at the meetings, they can look back on a very successful year. They have realised their objective in building a supper room at the Memorial Hall at a cost of £432. Visitors have declared the supper room to be the most up-to-date and convenient they have seen. 
The Burrowa News (NSW)  22 December 1939.

Location

Address:McMahon & High Streets, Galong Memorial Hall, Galong, 2585
State:NSW
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -34.601116
Long: 148.557431
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:Culture
Sub-Theme:Community
Approx. Event Start Date:1932
Approx. Event End Date:2002

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Thursday 22nd August, 2002
Front Inscription
      The Plaque Celebrates
     70 Years of CWA in Galong
                     and
    Commemorates the Opening of 
    The Supper Room by this Branch
                22 - 8-1939 
                  Presidents

     1932               I L CUSACK
     1939               F K SHAW
     2002               M T MUSSEN 

Unveiled by R Shanks State President CWA
                22 - 8 -2002


 
Source: MA
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