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A demonstration for Fair Rents, possibly outside of the Wagga Wagga Police Station on Sturt Street.

Student Demonstration, c.1967.jpg
Wagga Wagga Teachers' College students demonstrating outside the gates of the campus about student rates of pay.
Students identified: Annette Murray (blonde hair), Bill Maiden (5th from right).

Paul Raffert 1950 (Man carrying sign with NO).jpg
Wagga Wagga Teachers' College students demonstrating about student rates of pay, on the same day as other Teachers' Colleges across NSW also held demonstrations.
The students formed a procession in Peter Street and marched down to the Wollundry…

Royal Tour 1954 - Woodchoppers [RW1574.253].jpg
These axemen (or woodchoppers) put on a display of their prowess with an axe for Queen Elizabeth and the Duke of Edinburgh at the Wagga Showground.
The next day, the newspapers reported that a stray wood chip had come flying towards the Queen as she…
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