Settlement of Albury
Hume and Hovell arrived
Thomas Townshend made the first ever town map of Albury
Migrants Schubach, Frauenfelder and Rau planted first vineyards in Albury.
Wodonga township began with police station
Sisters of Mercy arrived and began teaching girls.
Wodonga Shire created Yackandandah Shire
Number of houses in Albury 1000
Temporary army depots and stores opened in Albury
Albury population approaching 15,000, proclaimed as a city.
Bonegilla Migrant Reception Centre opened for migrants
Airport reconstructed to facilitate regular flights to Melbourne and Sydney
Albury and Wodonga’s combined population reaches 36,000.
housing estate developed at St Johns Hill, Thurgoona.
Charles Sturt University established
$33 million wastewater treatment works opened at Waterview
Council mergers tripled size of Albury city to more than 300 square kilometers