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03-May-2015
03-May-2015

Photographs supplied by Arthur Garland

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

Location

Address:Maffra - Sale Road, Opposite School, Bundalaguah, 3851
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -38.023091
Long: 147.011581
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Landscape
Sub-Theme:Discovery
Approx. Event Start Date:1839
Approx. Event End Date:1840

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Wednesday 6th April, 1927
Front Inscription

Angus McMillan

Discoverer of Gippsland

Passed here in 1839-40

Source: MED,VMR
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