Historical information

Cann River is a town in the East Gippsland region of Victoria in Australia. The town is located on the Cann River at the junction of the Princess Highway and the Monaro Highway, in the Shire of East Gippsland.
Before 1929 the original Cann River settlement was where Noorinbee now stands.


Agricultural shows are an important part of cultural life in small country towns and these shows form an integral part of local history.
This item reflects the significance of a volunteer group which no longer exists.

Physical description

A stapled paper program, orange with black print,"Cann River Agricultural Society, Noorinbee Prize Schedule for the 20th Annual Show to be held at Noorinbee on Thursday 10th March 1927" inside a rectangular black frame.