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100 years of Local Government
100 years of Local Government

Photographs supplied by Diane Watson

A tree commemorates the centenary of Local Government in the Hinchinbrook Shire. 

Location

Address:Jane & McIlwraith Streets, Ingham Botanical Gardens, Ingham, 4850
State:QLD
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -18.650556
Long: 146.156389
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Tree
Monument Theme:Government
Sub-Theme:Local
Approx. Event Start Date:1879
Approx. Event End Date:1979

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Saturday 17th November, 1979
Front Inscription

"THE SHIRE CENTENARY TREE".

THIS QUANDONG TREE (ELAEOCARPUS GRANDIS)
WAS PLANTED ON 17TH NOVEMBER, 1979, BY THE
CHAIRMAN OF THE HINCHINBROOK SHIRE COUNCIL,
COUNCILLOR S. CAVALLARO, TO COMMEMORATE
100 YEARS OF LOCAL GOVERNMENT IN THE SHIRE.

Source: MA
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