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15-October-2015
15-October-2015

The tree marks the centenary of the Federation and symbolises the multicultural inclusiveness of Australia.

The tree represents Australia`s membership of the International community and the continuing contribution made to international peace and friendship in the century since Australia was established.

Location

Address:Parkes Place West, Canberra Peace Park, Parkes , 2600
State:ACT
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -35.295654
Long: 149.131656
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

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

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Monday 12th March, 2001
Front Inscription

International Tree of Peace

This Bunya Pine was planted in the soils of many lands by His Excellency the Honourable Sir William Deane, AC KBE Governor-General of the Commonwealth of Australia and representatives of over 70 nations as part of the ACT celebration of the Centenary of Federation.

Canberra Day, 12 March 2001

Source: MA
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