Angus McMillanPrint Page
At the unveiling of the Bulla memorial for Hume and Hovell,Charles Daley the Secretary of the Victorian Historical Society suggested that the idea be extended to other explorers and a committee was formed to mark out the routes of Charles Sturt, Thomas Mitchell, Angus McMillan, and Count Paul de Strzelecki.
Eighteen cairns or tablets to McMillan were erected at Benambra (to Macfarlane, Pendergast, McKillop) Omeo, Swifts` Creek, Ensay, Bruthen, Mossiface, Sarsfield, Lucknow, Calula (2), Bushy Park, Stratford, Bundalaguah, Sale, Rosedale, Tom`s Gap, Yarram, Port Albert.
The plaque on this monument is incorrect and McMillan was in Bruthen on 14 January 1840, and not on 14 April 1840.
|Address:||Omeo Highway & Buchan Road, Bruthen, 3885|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -37.70832|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||14-January-1840|
|Actual Event End Date:||14-January-1840|
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Tuesday 5th April, 1927|
passed here 14th April 1840.
Unveiled 5th April 1927.