This Day in History: 1975-10-31

The major part of the original Wongamine Reserve, on Forrest Road, was upgraded to a Nature Reserve (No. 33697, 212 hectares), after successful lobbying by the Toodyay Naturalists’ Club. A small portion was excised as a Toodyay Shire gravel reserve.

Toodyay Shire Council minutes, 16 June 1975.
Nature reserves of the Shire of Toodyay, by Susan A. Moore et al. Dept. of Fisheries and Wildlife, Perth, 1985, p. 71.