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10-November-2013
10-November-2013

Photographs supplied by John Huth
A park commemorates the first year of Rotary Peace Scholars attending the University of Queensland.

Location

Address:Keith Street, St Lucia, 4067
State:QLD
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -27.492035
Long: 153.010102
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

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

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Wednesday 28th May, 2003
Front Inscription

Plaque :

ROTARY
INTERNATIONAL
PRESIDENTS PARK

In 1935, Paul Harris, the founder of Rotary International planted a tree in Taringa to commemorate the opening of Montrose Home for Crippled Children.  Several presidents of Rotary International have followed this tradition by each planting a tree in this park as a memento of their visit to Brisbane.

[ Names ]

Plaque :

PEACE
GROVE

This Peace Grove Was Opened By
The Rotary International President
BHICHAI RATTAKUL 
To Commemorate The First Year Of
Rotary Peace Scholars
At The University Of Queensland
       28 May 2003
Rotary Club of St Lucia

 

Source: MA
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