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|Address:||Lake Street, Edenhope College, Edenhope, 3818|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -37.034347|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Sunday 14th October, 1951|
In This Vicinity / The Aboriginal Cricket Team / First Australian Cricket Team / To Tour England /
Trained Prior / To Its Departure / In 1868.
Matches Won 14
Matches Lost 14
Matches Drawn 19
Brippokei King Cole
Brimbunyah Red Cap
Jallachmurrimin Jim Crow
Pripumuarraman Charley Dumas
This monument to the First Australian Touring Cricket Team was conceived by Harry Martindale Senior Master of Edenhope Higher Elementary School and unveiled by Victor Richardson 14th October 195.
Victor Richardson captained the Australian Cricket Team from 1935 to 1936. His grandson Ian Chappell was also Captain for tests 1971 to 1975.
Rededication and unveiling of this plaque was conducted by Ian Chappell 7th August 2002
Charles Lawrence (Captain)
Twopenny Jim Crow
Red Cap Bullocky
King Cole Sundown
W. R. Hayman (Manager)