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Olive tree planted to commemorate the 2004 Olympic Torch Relay passing through the City of Randwick. The Olive Tree is an international symbol of peace.
The 2004 Summer Olympics Torch Relay took the Olympic Flame across every habitable continent, returning to Athens, Greece. Every city which had hosted the Summer Olympics was revisited by the torch, as well as several other cities chosen for their international importance.
The International Leg of the 2004 Olympic Torch Relay officially began on June 4, 2004, when the flame touched down in Sydney, Australia, host city of the 2000 Summer Olympics.
|Address:||Cuthill Street, High Cross Park , Randwick, 2031|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -33.918016|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Friday 4th June, 2004|
RANDWICK CITY COUNCIL
a sense of community
2004 ATHENS OLYMPIC TORCH RELAY
4 June 2004
This Olive Tree was planted by
Cr Murray Matson, Mayor of Randwick,
to commemorate the 2004 Athens Olympic Torch
passing through the City of Randwick.
The Olive Tree, an international symbol of peace,
was donated by the Hellenic Tribute Committee.
"Pass the Flame, Unite the World"