This Day in History: 1900-07-27
A Government proclamation declared that any kind of fishing was prohibited in portions of the Avon River from its junction with the Chittering Brook upwards, until the 10th day of August 1902. In 1902, the prohibition was extended until 31 December 1902
WA government gazette, 10 Aug. 1900, p.2863.
Newcastle herald, 2 Aug. 1902, p.4.