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Burke & Wills : Royal Society of Victoria building : 07-March-2011
Burke & Wills : Royal Society of Victoria building : 07-March-2011

Photographs supplied by Roger Johnson

A plaque at the Royal Society of Victoria building commemorates the farewell of the Burke and Wills Expedition in August 1860. The remains of Burke and Wills were laid in state in this building.

Location

Address:9 Victoria Street, Royal Society of Victoria, Melbourne, 3000
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.80775
Long: 144.969229
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:Landscape
Sub-Theme:Exploration
Actual Event STart Date:18-August-1860
Source: MA
Monument details supplied by Monument Australia - www.monumentaustralia.org.au
Exploration
Exploration
Settlement
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