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Medals & Spoons - Tawonga Bowling Club

From the Collection of Kiewa Valley Historical Society Mount Beauty Information Centre 31 Bogong High Plains Rd Mt Beauty Vic

Description
5 silver spoons - 4 Tawonga Bowling Club with coloured picture on handle end. The 5th has 'Vera' on the handle end.
11 badges of varying shapes and colours all with pins, 2 silver, rest gold, 1 Ballarat, 1 Yallourn, 1 Bendigo, 6 Victoria, 1 Veteran and 1 'Vera Hore'
Size
Spoons: 110 cm long. Badges: Up to 20.5 cm in diameter. Bars 4 cm long
Object Registration
KVHS 1554
Keywords
tawonga bowling club, tawonga, vera hore
Historical information
Tawonga Bowling Club is well established with many local men and women involved. Bowling is a popular sport enabling locals to socialise and compete with each other and visit other clubs. Players formed teams representing the Tawonga Club and traveled to other clubs and on occasion represented their area eg. Nth East Victoria
Significance
Vera Hore lived in Tawonga in the Kiewa Valley and was a prominent member of the Tawonga Bowling Club.
Last updated
8 Aug 2018 at 5:18PM