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A monument commemorates the explorer, Angus McMillan.
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, Calulu (2), Bushy Park, Stratford, Bundalaguah, Sale, Rosedale, Tom`s Gap, Yarram, Port Albert
|Address:||Settlement Road, Calulu, 3875|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -36.134783|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||18-January-1840|
|Actual Event End Date:||18-January-1840|
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Tuesday 5th April, 1927|
In honor of Angus McMillan
Discoverer of Gippsland who passed this spot
January 18 1840.
Australian Bicentennial Year 1988.
Angus McMillan Route
Via Lucknow across to Wy Yung folliwng the river to Calulu where he crossed the river in this area.
Cairn restored by Flaggy Creek Hall Committee.
3rd April, 1988