Some interesting facts about the early days of Berrigan and beyond

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The Pola Family

Angelo Pola was born in 1869 in Switzerland in the small village of Campocologne. This is in a wine growing region near St.Moritz and close to the border with Italy.

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Royal Hotel RFS Mural

First NSW Rural Fire Service

Did you know that the Rural Fire Service was originally formed in Berrigan? According to the Berrigan Advocate newspaper, the brigade was formally recorded in November 1900 at a meeting

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Lalalty School

Lalalty School

The Lalalty School was officially opened in 1884, although a provisional school was in effect from September 1883 with Patience Leitch the first teacher. The original building and facilities were

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