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Did you know? – 1930s


The Australian Natives Association donated the flagpole for during the establishment of Preston Technical School.

St Georges Road

St Georges Road (home of NMIT’s Preston campus) was formerly known as Frank Street.

Pesky Toad

The cane toad was introduced into Australia in 1935.

Goodbye Tiger

The last Tasmanian Tiger held in captivity died in a Hobart Zoo in 1936.

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