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International Council of Women : 19-September-2011
International Council of Women : 19-September-2011
Photographs supplied by Graeme Saunders

A tree and plaque commemorate the founding of Australia in 1788 and the International Council of Women in 1888.

The International Council of Women is the first truly global women’s non-government organisation (NGO) which was founded in 1888 for the advancement of women all over the world. For the past 128 years, the International Council of Women has remained an active pioneer in promoting international women’s rights.

Location

Address:St Kilda Road, Pioneer Women`s Memorial Garden, Kings Domain, Melbourne, 3000
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.825438
Long: 144.976211
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

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

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Thursday 21st January, 1988
Front Inscription

Planted On 21.1.1988 By
NATIONAL COUNCIL
              Of 
WOMEN (VICTORIA)
Celebrating The Founding
Of Australia In 1788 And The
International Council Of
Women In 1888

Source: MA
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