Central West Libraries manager Jan Richards (pictured above) welcomed Mr Warwick Watkins AM, Chief Executive, Registrar General, Surveyor General to Orange yesterday where he launched a new online exhibitionÂ to coincide with the commemoration of Major Thomas Mitchell’s 175th Anniversary of the Australia Felix expedition. The website is the heritage portal and online exhibition space for the Land and Property Management Authority. Mr Watkins talked about Mitchell’s achievements including his talents for surveying, exploring, invention, plan-making, cartography and drawing. Guests were able to view the online exhibition during the afternoon.
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