This Day in History: 1999-10-09

The 146th (actually the 141st) Toodyay Agricultural Show, held in the Toodyay Showgrounds, was opened by Ted Bull of the Australian Broadcasting Commission (ABC) service. Fireworks were presented for the first time. Charles Wroth was the President of the Toodyay Agricultural Society and Kerry Knowles was the new Secretary/Treasurer.

Toodyay Agricultural Society. Schedule of prizes, 1999.
Toodyay herald, July 1999, p.44; Sept. 1999, p.23; Oct. 1999 flyer; Nov. 1999, pp. 1 (photo), 40-43; Dec. 1999, p.20.