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The plaque commemorates the 75th anniversary of the Country Women's Association in Western Australia. A time capsule was buried at the site and was to be retrieved in 2004. 

The Country Women's Association of Western Australia (CWA of WA) is a woman's club in Western Australia. The first meeting was held in Perth in early 1924, and their first four branches was established the same year. Mabel Craven-Griffith was elected the first president at their first conference in 1925. It was part of the Country Women`s Association (CWA).


Address:44 Railway Avenue, Alice Williams Memorial Building, Nungarin, 6490
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -31.184722
Long: 118.101944
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:Culture
Approx. Event Start Date:1924
Approx. Event End Date:1999


Actual Monument Dedication Date:Wednesday 7th July, 1999
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A time capsule was buried at this site on 7th July 1999 by Mrs Rosa Tognela State President to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the Country Women`s Association of Western Australian (Inc)

Time capsule to be retrieved on 7th July 2004

Source: MA
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