Sesqui committee donate to Historical Society

The 2016 Grenfell Sesquicentenary committee has donated 30 copies of the award-winning publication “Historic Homes of the Weddin Shire” to the Grenfell Historical Society.

On Monday, June 5, members of the former Sesquicentenary committee Peter Moffitt (Chair), Jenny Hetherington and Hugh Moffitt presented the books to President of the Grenfell Historical Society Peter Mitton along with members Sandra Hughes and Judy Mitton at the Museum.

The Historical Society are very grateful for the kind donation and will be able to put the collection to good use.

The “Historic Homes of the Weddin Shire” was co-written by Jenny Hetherington, Pene Starr and Hugh Moffitt and was recently acknowledged during the National Trust’s annual Heritage Awards for excellence in Heritage projects across New South Wales where the publication received a Highly Commended in the heritage publications by a community group.

Sandra Hughes, Peter Mitton, Peter Moffitt, Jenny Hetherington, Judy Mitton and Hugh Moffitt during the presentation.

Sandra Hughes, Peter Mitton, Peter Moffitt, Jenny Hetherington, Judy Mitton and Hugh Moffitt during the presentation.

The 2016 Sesquicentenary Committee.

The 2016 Sesquicentenary Committee.