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The obelisk in the wildflower sanctuary commemorates the furtherest point south reached by Thomas Mitchell in his exploration in company with the Henty brothers
|Address:||Portland - Cape Nelson Road, Picnic Hill Reserve, Portland, 3305|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -38.40197|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||26-August-1836|
|Actual Event End Date:||26-August-1836|
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Sunday 27th October, 1957|
This hill was Major Mitchell`s farthest point south which was reached on 26th August 1836.