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Olympic Tree
Olympic Tree

Photographs supplied by Diane Watson

A tree commemorates the citizens of Werris Creek who carried the Olympic torch in 2000.

Location

Address:Single Street (Werris Creek Road), Junction Park, Werris Creek, 2341
State:NSW
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -31.349396
Long: 150.646888
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

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

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Thursday 31st August, 2000
Front Inscription

"The Olympic Tree"

This "Ornamental Pear" Tree was
Planted on Thursday. 31st August 2000
To Honour the Citizens of Werris Creek
Chosen to Carry the "Olympic torch".

Mr Eric Evans   Mr Les Brown
Keira Stewart   Phillip Beaton
Support Runner Shannon Ferris

Source: MA
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