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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:Great Alpine Road, Omeo, 3898
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.100832
Long: 147.590625
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Landscape
Sub-Theme:Discovery
Actual Event STart Date:06-September-1839
Actual Event End Date:06-September-1839

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Monday 4th April, 1927
Front Inscription

Angus McMillan

Explorer,

Passed here

Sept 6, 1839.

Source: MA,MED
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