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Parcel of Seeds, Women on Farms Gathering, Ouyen, 1998 Object Reg. No: HT 23443

Summary:
Parcel of Blue Mallee Seeds. This was a welcoming gift to all participants of the 1998 Ouyen Women on Farm Gathering. The Blue Mallee is a hardy Australian native eucalypt that grows in the Mallee region within which the Ouyen Gathering was held; these seeds represented the opportunity for the growth and empowerment of rural women.
Description:
A5 sized cream cardboard card containing a small bag with Blue Mallee tree seeds. On front cover printed in black is 'Women on Farms Gathering, Ouyen 1998' with information about the Blue Mallee tree and a small illustration.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Ms. Colleen Morrish - Ouyen Women on Farms Gathering Organising Committee, 2003
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 162 mm (Height), 110 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: agriculture, rural victoria, rural life, trees, gender issues, community groups, farms, seeds, women s associations, women on farms gatherings
Themes this item is part of: Sustainable Futures Collection, Victorian Women on Farms Gathering Collection, 1998 Ouyen WoFG, 1999 Warragul WoFG
Primary Classification: AGRICULTURE & RURAL LIFE
Secondary Classification: Community Activity - Women on Farms Gathering
Tertiary Classification: souvenirs
Inscriptions: Printed, front: 'Women on farms Gathering / Ouyen 1998 / As a reminder of your visit to Ouyen for the Ninth Women on Farms Gathering, please accept this parcel of seeds of the Blue Mallee.'
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Creator: Victorian Women on Farms Gathering, Ouyen, Mallee, Victoria, Australia, 1998
Place & Date of Event: Ouyen, Mallee, Victoria, Australia, 1998

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