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Invitation - Women on Farms Gathering, Sea Lake, 1991 Document Reg. No: HT 23439

Pamphlet issued as an invitation to the second Women on Farms Gathering held in Sea Lake in 1991. Visitors to this Gathering, coming from all over Victoria, marvelled at the strength and determination women from this region showed in the face of ongoing drought and the rural downturn. The Gathering proved to be a forum where women from diverse farming backgrounds could offer support, 'refuel', and learn from the experiences of others. The commitment to continue meeting annually was made here.
One beige A4 page folded into three. One side has title page with logo, location map and registration form. The logo depicts silos, grapes, grain sheaves, sheep, citrus fruit and gum blossoms. Reverse side gives introduction paragraph, programme for the Saturday and Sunday, workshops offered, and guest speakers.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Marian Morrish - Ouyen Women on Farms Gathering, 2005
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 210 mm (Height), 102 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: agriculture, rural life, farms, communities, women s associations, women on farms gatherings, farming information
Themes this item is part of: Domestic & Community Life Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection, Victorian Women on Farms Gathering Collection, 1991 Sea Lake WoFG
Primary Classification: AGRICULTURE & RURAL LIFE
Secondary Classification: Community Activity - Women on Farms Gathering
Tertiary Classification: organisation records
Inscriptions: Handwritten, top centre, front: '180 Warragul'
Printed, front: 'YOU ARE INVITED TO THE 2ND ANNUAL / Women on Farms Gathering / 6th - 7th April 1991 / Hosted by 'Women of the Mallee' / Supporting and recognising / Women's contribution to / Agriculture across Victoria / The Venue: Sea Lake / Secondary College
Creator: Victorian Women on Farms Gathering, Sea Lake, Mallee, Victoria, Australia, 1991
Place & Date of Event: Sea Lake, Mallee, Victoria, Australia, 1991
References: Oral histories, photographs, curator's notes and research files.

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