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Latest news from the Arcadia District

A little History Trivia

Posted on 21 September, 2016

Arcadia History Trivia.Recently the Arcadia Progress Association received a letter from a gentleman in Sydney regarding a piece of Victorian Colonial history which has a connection to Our Arcadia. It is a sword and scabbard that was presented to William Snow Clifton in 1858 for services rendered ...

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Australia Day Celebrated at Arcadia 2016

Posted on 31 January, 2016

A Big Crowd Celebrates Australia Day at Arcadia.This morning the biggest cowd ever celebrated Australia Day at Arcadia, people from Miepoll, Karramomus, Kialla, Shepparton and even one couple journeying from Barooga in NSW for the event. Over 100 people came along for breakfast of fresh fruit, ...

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A second serious MVA closes Goulburn Valley Hwy at Arcadia

Posted on 26 December, 2015

Second serious MVA closes Goulburn Valley Hwy at Arcadia again.A section of the Goulburn Valley Hwy 1Km north of the start of The Freeway saw the second serious accident within two weeks. At 2151hrs on Tuesday December 22nd the Arcadia Fire Brigade along with Shepparton and Kialla Brigades were ...

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Laurie Noonan Testimonial

Posted on 19 December, 2015

Laurie Noonan Testimonial December 12th 2015.A gathering of about 100 people from Arcadia and neighbouring brigades paid tribute to Laurie's committment to the CFA and the Community for seventy years of service to the Arcadia Fire Brigade. Laurie was born on December 28th 1927, so he is coming ...

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Australia Day Celebration at Arcadia 2015

Posted on 21 February, 2015

We celebrate Australia Day.A perfect day, cool, a slight breeze and few flies, a good start one would say. People started arriving at about 8am as the aroma from the barby wafed across the area. Soon the first of the eighty people who attended were enjoying fruit, lamb chops, bacon, steak, eggs ...

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