CWA celebrates 85 years
The Country Women’s Association is the heart of many regional towns, none more so than Nyabing.
The Nyabing branch celebrated its 85th year at the weekend with more than 50 guests joining in celebrations on Saturday, May 26.
Branch president Alyson Cooper extended a welcome to members and guests including CWA of WA state president Heather Allen, Roe MLA Peter Rundle and CWA State management committee representative Margaret Rudwick.
Greetings were given from branches Tambellup, Broomehill, Mingenew, Albany, Stirlings and Perth Belles, with cards received from many former members who were unable to attend the day in person.
Founding members in 1939.
Former members of Nyabing CWA Branch gathered for the anniversary.
Joan Stutley with Alyson Cooper cutting the cake.
Lorna Larter with Irene Matthews of Badgebup-Rockwell CWA.
June Mills with Cathy Crosby, both are former Nyabing CWA members.