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08-May-2014
08-May-2014
Photographs supplied by Graeme Saunders
A monument commemorates the Pangerang Aborigines who were the original owners of the valley in which Wangaratta was established.

Location

Address:Ryley Street, Merriwa Park, Wangaratta, 3677
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -36.357036
Long: 146.323799
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Culture
Sub-Theme:Indigenous

Dedication

Front Inscription

In memory of the Pangerang Aborigines who once owned this beautiful valley before the coming of white settlers.  Mary Milawa the last of her tribe died 6-11-1888

"She walked in her world all alone

This memorial erected by Wangaratta City COuncil and donated by the Dowling family "Pangerang Descendants"

Source: MA
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