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Second Centenary of Self-Government : 22-October-2011
Second Centenary of Self-Government : 22-October-2011

Photographs supplied by Graeme Saunders

A tree commemorates the second century of self government in Victoria.

Location

Address:Alexandra Avenue & Anderson Street, Botanic Gardens, Melbourne, 3000
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.828821
Long: 144.984226
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Tree
Monument Theme:Government
Sub-Theme:State

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Thursday 15th November, 1951
Front Inscription

Eucalyptus camaldulensis  River Red Gum

Planted by Sir Dallas Brooks Governor of Victoria to commemorate the beginning of the second century of self-government in Victoria, and eventually to replace the first `Separation Tree`.

15th November 1951

Source: MA
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