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Matthew Moss

Matthew Moss was the first Mayor of East Fremantle, 1897-1900 After losing his seat in parliament, Moss stood in the elections for the new East Fremantle Municipality, and was elected the inaugural mayor of East Fremantle. He held that position until May 1900, when he defeated Daniel Congdon to become one of the three MLCs for West Province.

The house he called Wanaka was built for him near the corner of East and Beach Sts.

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