This Day in History: 1836-01-01

1836: It has long been believed a town site was declared at old Toodyay in 1836. Land grants were assigned around the old Toodyay town site in 1836, but the boundaries of this site were not finalised until December 1838.

Alison Cromb. The road to Toodyay. A. Cromb, 2016, p.55.
Rica Erickson. Old Toodyay and Newcastle. Toodyay Shire Council, 1974, pp. 27, 77.