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A basalt plaque commemorates the 150th anniversary of the departure of Burke & Wills expedition from Melbourne in 1860.
|Address:||Royal Park, Parkville, 3052|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -37.791722|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||20-August-1860|
|Actual Event End Date:||20-August-1860|
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Wednesday 18th August, 2010|
Royal Society of Victoria
Commemorating the 150th anniversary of the departure of the Burke and Wills Expedition
Unveiled by the Governor of Victoria Professor David de Kretser AC
18 August 2010