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02-April-2018
02-April-2018

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The tree commemorates the Sister City relationship between Fremantle and Molfetta in Italy, and the Saint Day of Molfetta.

Sister cities are cooperative agreements between towns and cities, and politically distinct areas to promote cultural and commercial ties.

 

Location

Address:65 Marine Terrace, Fremantle Italian Club, Fremantle, 6160
State:WA
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -32.059087
Long: 115.74733
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Tree
Monument Theme:Culture
Sub-Theme:Community

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Tuesday 8th February, 2011
Front Inscription

Plaque :

This Olea europaea `Tolley`s Upright` (Olive tree) was planted on 8 February 2011 to commemorate Molfetta`s Saint Day and celebrate the sister ciry relationship between Molfetta, Italy and Fremantle.

Mayor Dr Brad Pettitt and the Consul of Italy Mr Adriano Antonio Tedde planted this tree on behalf of the two cities.

Molfetta and Fremantle became sister cities on 6 September 1984.

Source: MA
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