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08-April-2018
08-April-2018

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A Pomelo tree commemorates the people of Chinese origin who were buried in the cemetery during the 19th and 20th centuries.

Location

Address:Holdsworth Road & Plumridge Street, White Hills Cemetery, White Hills, 3550
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -36.728961
Long: 144.298628
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

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

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Wednesday 9th October, 1996
Front Inscription

Plaque:
THIS POMELO TREE
(Known To The Chinese As The Tree Of Life )
Was Planted On 9 October 1996
In Recognition And To The Memory Of
The Many Chinese Buried At Or In Close
Proximity To This Site During The
19th And 20th Centuries.

Source: MA
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