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50 Years Lions Club : June 2014
50 Years Lions Club : June 2014

Photographs supplied by Peter F Willimas

Plaque at Mons Lookout commemorates the 50th anniversary of the Lions Club International in Australia. The plaque contains an extract from Captain Cook`s log.

Lions Clubs International (LCI) is a secular service organization founded by Melvin Jones in 1917. As of May 2013, it had over 46,000 local clubs and more than 1.35 million members in over 200 countries around the world. Headquartered in Oak Brook, Illinois, United States, the organization aims to meet the needs of communities on a local and global scale. The club had its beginnings in Australia in 1947.

Location

Address:Captain Cook Bicentenary Road, Mons Lookout, Laurieton, 2443
State:NSW
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -31.657281
Long: 152.777928
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:Culture
Sub-Theme:Community
Approx. Event Start Date:1947
Approx. Event End Date:1997

Dedication

Approx. Monument Dedication Date:1998
Front Inscription

MONS LOOKOUT
(points of interest)
(extract from Captain Cook`s log)

 

THIS PLAQUE COMMEMORATES THE 50TH
ANNIVERSARY OF THE LIONS CLUB
INTERNATIONAL AUSTRALIA
RAY CHESHER - PRESIDENT CAMDEN HAVEN
LIONS CLUB 1997 -1998

Source: MA
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