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Mitcham Local Goverment
The Mitcham local government timeline
29 Nov 2017
The first non-official established local government was Perth town trust
the first movement happened for mitcham, by dividing their plains into 8 regions of 134 Acers of land.
the Mitcham land was offered for sale via the SA company
The first official council in the whole of Australia was made, the Corporation of Adelaide, known today as the Adelaide City Council
The city’s councils of Sydney and Melbourne are made and established
Hobart’s city council has been made
The Mitcham Local Government was established on the 10th of May
the official formation of the Mitcham local government was released I the SA Government Gazette
The council of Brisbane is finally made
The first established local government in the northern territory is made, named Palmerston District Council
The Railway of the district was made, this was one of the biggest public works
The first every public park in Adelaide was made, National Park Belair
The first telephones where connected and added to the Mitcham office
The first women is elected for a local council job, her name is Grace Benny and she was for the Brighton council here in South Australia
The 20 individual councils in Brisbane are all replaced to one government, The single government of Brisbane
The Springfield area was advertised for rich and prestige housing
Plant Planting begins in Waite Research center
Urrbrae Agriculture high school opens up the students
March 10, Disaster Strikes! Horrible bushfires burn on the hill of Mitcham
the first female mayor in Australia history is voted. Her name is Lilian Fowler and she will be the mayor of Newtown (located in Sydney) in the years 1938-1939
Mitcham made a Repatriation Hospital for all the returning ill soldiers
Mitcham has finally made the big change from a council to a Corporation
Due to the growth, Mitcham is now a city
Australian history is changed with the addition of the Australian Local Government Association
A book called "History of the City of Mitcham" written by Alderman WA Norman was made to honor the 100 years of Mitcham
The NSW government removes all of the local governments, resetting land borders and everything. They re doing the elections to start again.
The council and community of Mitcham campaigned for the state to not get rid of the Mitcham city council, the oldest district council in South Australia
Mitcham buy brown hill to save it and prevent it from being destroyed in development of the hills.
The colonel light gardens state heritage list was established
S T A R T D O N T G O P A S T
bits of land owned by Mitcham broke off and led to other districts like Brighton, Marion, and unley.
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