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Baandee's last crop takes to the pitch

McKimmie, M. (1990) Baandee's last crop takes to the pitch. The West Australian, 10 December 1990. p. 3 [Publication] [Special Collections]


Newspaper article by Marnie McKimmie.

To commemorate the permanent closure of the North Baandee school, the final cohort of students and former school principal, Bernie Giles, played one last game of cricket on the schools cricket pitch. The pitch had been abandoned in the middle of a barley field for some time due to the decreasing number of students over the years.

This article contains two photographs of Bernie Giles with the final cohort of North Baandee school students on the abandoned cricket pitch.

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This article is part of the WISALTS (Whittington Interceptor Sustainable Agriculture Land Treatment Society Incorporated) Collection.

Item Type: Special Collections
Collection: WISALTS Collection
Copyright: ©1990 The West Australian
Notes: 1 newspaper clipping
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