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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
Long: 147.494116
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Landscape
Actual Event STart Date:18-January-1840
Actual Event End Date:18-January-1840


Actual Monument Dedication Date:Tuesday 5th April, 1927
Front Inscription

In honor of Angus McMillan

Discoverer of Gippsland who passed this spot

January 18 1840.

Erected 1927.

Plaque :

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

Source: MA,MED
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