This Day in History: 1978-04-17

At the Toodyay Annual Electors’ Meeting, a motion moved by Sam C. Cook and C. Sullivan was passed, requesting the Toodyay Shire Council to endeavour to prevent the subdivision of Agnew Clough Ltd. land in Morangup, with the object of protecting the watersheds of ‘A Class’ Beelaring Spring and Goonaring Spring Nature Reserves. The Council lobbied various state government bodies that year, with the support of local organizations.

Toodyay Shire Council minutes, 17 April 1978; 17 June 1978, 21 Aug. 1978.