Sir Paul Edmund de StrzeleckiPrint 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 Paul de Strzelecki.
Seven cairns or tablets to Strzelecki were erected at Heyfield, Loy Yang, Koornala, North Mirboo, Leongatha, Korumburra, Corinella.
|Address:||Princes Highway, Loy Yang, 3844|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -38.180556|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||13-April-1840|
|Actual Event End Date:||13-April-1840|
|Monument Designer:||A. Santowiak|
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Wednesday 6th April, 1927|
This plaque unveiled on 10.7.1966 by Sir Herbert Hyland MLA, donated by Polish Association Latrobe Valley.
Sculpture: A Santowiak
Count Paul Strzelecki (1797-1873) passed this way 13th April 1840
Unveiled by Lord Somers