This Day in History: 1947-07-19

An initiative of the Toodyay and District Progress Association, a conference of Avon Valley local government bodies and progress associations was held in Northam to consider ways of overcoming the periodic flooding of the Avon Valley towns. The Minister for Public Works Victor Doney attended.

Toodyay herald, 25 July 1947, p.1.
Northam advertiser, 22 June 1956, p.2.