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The trees commemorate 70 years of Guiding in Grenfell from 1933 to 2003.

The first annual meeting of the Grenfell Girl Guide Association was held at the C.W.A. Rooms on Saturday, 8th December. Mrs. Baird, Commissioner, extended a welcome to the Mayoress, Mrs. J. Thompson, and then called on Mrs. Simpson to take the chair. There was a very good attendance.  Miss Wilton complimented the committee on the favorable work done in the interests of the movement. Election of Officers: President.  Mrs. W. H. Simpson. Vice-Presidents : Mrs. Mannell, Miss Wilton, Mrs. Thompson (Mayoress). Committee: Mrs. Shoemark, Mrs. Filby, Mrs. Armstrong, Mrs. McKay, Miss R. Hunter, Mrs. Fourdrinier, Mrs. Graham, Mrs. Nash, Mrs. Wood. Secretary: Mrs. Boyd. Treasurer: Mrs. Sinclair. The balance sheet disclosed a credit of £5/2/3. A very satisfactory annual report was presented, which together with the captain's report, will be published next issue.
Grenfell Record and Lachlan District Advertiser (NSW ),
10 December 1934.




Address:Middle Street, Taylor Park, Grenfell, 2810
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -33.896048
Long: 148.161322
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Trees
Monument Theme:Culture
Approx. Event Start Date:1933
Approx. Event End Date:2003


Approx. Monument Dedication Date:October-2003
Front Inscription

Plaque :

Trees in this area of Taylor Park planted to commemorate 70 years of Guiding commencing in 1933

October 2003

Source: MA
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