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Inner Wheel Club : 07-December-2011
Inner Wheel Club : 07-December-2011

Photographs supplied by Graeme Saunders

A tree commemorates the golden jubilee of the Inner Wheel Club.

Rotary was formed in 1905 in Chicago and soon spread to other countries. Many similar Clubs under various names were formed to help Rotarian husbands.

However, it was the Manchester Club which in 1924 provided the name and model rules upon which the Inner Wheel movement is based. The emblem is a small wheel contained within the Rotary Wheel, hence the name Inner Wheel. At an early stage in its existence Inner Wheel began to spread overseas and, in Australia, Ballarat, Victoria held the first interest meeting during 1931. 
 

Location

Address:Wendouree Parade, Botanic Gardens, Ballarat, 3350
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.547147
Long: 143.822281
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

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

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Friday 15th May, 1981
Front Inscription

This tree was planted on 15th May, 1981 to mark the golden jubilee of the Inner Wheel Club

I. N. Clarke Mayor

Marjorie Cornell  President

Source: MA
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