This Day in History: 1929-07-18

Members of women’s interstate hockey team, accompanied by hockey enthusiasts (84 people in total), in a fleet of 17 motor vehicles, drove from Perth to Toodyay for a civic reception and luncheon in the Town Hall. Miss Kathleen Gadsdon, president of the All-Australia Hockey Association, introduced Ignatius George Boyle, Chairman of the Toodyay Road Board. Afternoon tea was enjoyed at Key Farm, the home of Miss Gadsdon.

Toodyay herald, 12 July 1929, p.2; 19 July 1929, p.5;
West Australian, 29 July 1929, p.12.