Browsing by person: ‘Rohan DELACOMBE’


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Border Morning Mail 'Mayor in a Day'

Media coverage the day before Wodonga declared a City. Border Morning Mail 'Mayor in a Day'.


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Stone Family with Sir Rohan Delacombe

On the occasion of the Declaration of the Rural City of Wodonga His Excellency the Governor of Victoria Sir Rohan Delacombe KCMG, KCVO, CB, DSO, KStJ agreed to be photographed ...


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Sir Rohan Delacombe and Les Stone

Outgoing Shire President of Wodonga Councillor Les Stone invites His Excellency the Governor of Victoria Sir Rohan Delacombe into the Council Chambers following the playing of N...


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Official Party Wodonga Council Chambers

The official Party comprising His Excellency the Governor of Victoria Sir Rohan Delacombe and outgoing Shire President of Wodonga Councillor Les Stone playing of National Anthem...


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Departure of Sir Rohan Delacombe after Declaration of the Rural City of Wodonga

Departure of the Official Party comprising His Excellency the Governor of Victoria Sir Rohan Delacombe following the Declaration of Rural City of Wodonga.


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Border Morning Mail 'New Status New Era'

Media report on the formal transition from Sire to Rural City. Border Morning Mail 'New Status New Era'.


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Border Morning Mail 'It's no struggle for Wodonga'

Media coverage of Wodonga becoming a City. Border Morning Mail 'It's no struggle for Wodonga'.


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Governor of Victoria declares Rural City of Wodonga

His Excellency Sir Rohan Delacombe Governor of Victoria formally declares the Rural City of Wodonga presents first Mayor Councillor Les Stone with the Declaration.


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'Wodonga City A Jubilee History'

Howard Jones 'Wodonga City A Jubilee History' published by the Wodonga City Council 1998 to mark the 25th Anniversary of the Declaration of the City of Wodonga. Parts reproduced...


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Border Morning Mail 'Les Stone dies'

Border Morning Mail 'Wodonga First Mayor is Dead' coverage of the death of Les Stone first Mayor of Wodonga together with Editorial.


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Proclamation of the Rural City of Wodonga

Proclamation of the Rural City of Wodonga Executed by the Governor of Victoria His Excellency Sir Rohan Delacombe KCMG KBE CB DSO K.St.J.


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Proclamation of the Rural City of Wodonga

The Proclamation at the Wodonga Civic Centre of the Rural City of Wodonga by the Governor of Victoria His Excellency Sir Rohan Delacombe KCMG CB K.St..J


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Oath of Allegiance of the Councillors of the Shire of Wodonga on becoming a City

Meeting of the outgoing Council of the Shire of Wodonga at the Wodonga Civic Centre to make the Oath of Allegiance day prior to the Declaration of the Rural City of Wodonga by t...


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Les & Pam Stone (First Mayor and Lady Mayoress Rural City of Wodonga)

First Mayor and Lady Mayoress of the Rural City of Wodonga Les and Pam Stone at the Wodonga Civic Centre on the Declaration of the Rural City of Wodonga by the Governor of Victo...