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Katanning - History


Facebook - Lost Katanning
Well worth a visit if you are interested in Katanning's history or want to find out about your family's pioneers or share information about your pioneers who lived here
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Gazetted as a town in 1898
First visited in 1835 by Governor Stirling and Surveyor Septimius Roe and later by sandalwood cutters it was not built until 1889.In 1891 the Premier Roller Mill opened and provided flour to the whole Albany region. It provided an important cash market fo
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Inividual Pioneer Bios
From Katanning - A Look Back by Arthur Todd of Lost Katanning with bios of individual pioneers. Some bios here. The book is available on-line or at the Tourist Centre in the old railway station.
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Malay Kampong in WA - Video
Katanning is the most ethnically diverse regional centre in WA. Featuring 50 language groups, ours is a harmonious community, embracing the different cultural and religious backgrounds of our townsfolk. Website Video.
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State Heritage Register
List of 17 sites in Katanning on the State Heritage Register, with photographs and details of people associated with them.
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