This Day in History: 1894-06-08

The first pruning competition in the Colony was held by the Toodyay Vine and Fruit Growers’ Association at the Cooringa Vineyard, in the presence of over 60 people. James Cain, J. Birch and Arthur C. Vaughan won first prizes.

Central districts advertiser, 16 June 1894, p.2.
West Australian, 13 June 1894, p.4.
Daily news, 19 June 1894, p.2.
Inquirer, 22 June 1894, p. 20.