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Five trees were planted to commemorate the Bicentenary of the Matthew Flinders voyage of exploration in H.M.S. Norfolk in August 1799.

 

Location

Address:Dayman Street, Dayman Park, Urangan, 4655
State:QLD
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -25.289237
Long: 152.907891
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Trees
Monument Theme:Landscape
Sub-Theme:Discovery
Actual Event STart Date:07-August-1799
Actual Event End Date:07-August-1999

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Monday 9th August, 1999
Front Inscription

Flindersia Australia

In commemoration of Matthew Flinders Bicentenary

5 of this species planted by

Hervey Bay High School
Pialba Primary School
Torquay State School
Urangan High School
Urangan Point State School

August 9th 1999

Source: MA
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