This Day in History: 1978-11-01

1978 November: The recently reformed Toodyay Cricket Club played its first match on the new turf wicket at the Toodyay Showgrounds. From 1976 to 1978, club members had improved the cricket facilities in Toodyay by laying two turf wickets and constructing cricket nets. The Club President was John Lucas.

Central districts herald-tribune, 4 Jan. 1979, p.8 (photo).
Northam advertiser, 4 Jan. 1979, p.9 (photo).