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Exhibition draws crowd to Kyabram

Kyabram saw an influx of visitors last week thanks to Isobel Harvie's 'A step Back in Time' exhibition.

April 16, 2014 3:21am

Isobel Harvie was delighted to meet 101-year-old Elvi Owen at last week's 'A Step Back in Time' exhibition. Photo: Nicole Fraser.

Isobel Harvie’s A Step Back in Time exhibition proved another resounding success for Kyabram last week.

More than 1000 people visited Kyabram Community and Learning Centre to see the display during its nine-day tenure, helping to raise $16000.10.

‘‘It was an amazing week and certainly a very busy one,’’ Mrs Harvie said.

‘‘We had visitors from so many different places including Bendigo, Benalla, Kerang, Euroa and a lot of them had come back after seeing last year’s exhibition, it was just wonderful to see so many people in the town.’’

The furthest travelled was most likely a lady from Canada who planned a visit to her family to tie in the exhibition week.

‘‘She came to A Stitch Back in Time last year and when her family told about this one she arranged another visit around the dates,’’ Mrs Harvie said.

For full story see this week’s print edition of the Free Press.

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