This Day in History: 1916-12-22

An Aboriginal (Noongar) Cemetery (No. 16599 (Cemetery, Aborigines). Lot 175. (0 acres 2 roods 29 8/10 perches) ) was gazetted on Toodyay Street, near the Toodyay Showgrounds, now marked with a commemorative plaque.

Sources:
WA government gazette, No. 58, 22 Dec. 1916, p. 2273.
Rica Erickson. Old Toodyay and Newcastle. Toodyay Shire Council, 1974, p.348.
Rica Erickson & Robyn Taylor. Toodyay homesteads. Hesperian Press, 2006, p.72.