Freemasons Centenary Tree Print Page
A tree planted in 1971 commemorates 100 years of Freemasonry in Kiama, on the site of Kiama`s first open air church service and near the site of the first Masonic Lodge which met on the 5th July 1871.
|Address:||Terralong Street, Black Beach Bay, Kiama, 2533|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -34.670567|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||05-July-1871|
|Actual Event End Date:||05-July-1871|
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Saturday 3rd July, 1971|
Lodge Kiama No.35 U.G.L. of N.S.W.
Unveiled By His Worship The Mayor of Kiama,
Ald, P. J. SAPHIN,
Commemorates The Planting
Of A Morton (sic) Bay Fig Tree, Adjacent Hereto,
By Most Worshipful Bro.
ROBERT ARTHUR HAMMOND
Grand Master Of The United Grand Lodge Of N.S.W.
On The 3rd July 1971,
To Celebrate "100 Years Of Freemasonary In Kiama".
This Being The Site Of The First
Open Air Church Service In Kiama And Near To The Site Of The First
Masonic Meeting Of Lodge Samaritan No. 294 On 5th July, 1871