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06-August-2015
06-August-2015

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A monument commemorates the exploring expedition of Major Thomas Mitchell in 1836.

Location

Address:Cape Nelson Lighthouse Road, Picnic Hill Reserve, Cape Nelson, 3305
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -38.404366
Long: 141.545666
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Landscape
Sub-Theme:Discovery
Actual Event STart Date:30-August-1836
Actual Event End Date:30-August-1836

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Sunday 27th October, 1957
Front Inscription

This hill was Major Mitchell`s fartherest south

August 30th 1836

 

This cairn was unveiled by P. Crombie Morrison

27th October 1957.

 

Source: MA
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