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20-September-2012 (Kent Watson)
20-September-2012 (Kent Watson)

Photographs supplied by Kent Watson / Sandra Brown

A monument commemorates explorer Thomas Mitchell who journeyed through this region in 1836. A commemorative trek was made in his honour in 1986. 

Location

Address:Kyneton- Heathcote Road, Redesdale, 3444
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.022703
Long: 144.531581
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Landscape
Sub-Theme:Exploration
Approx. Event Start Date:1836

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Saturday 4th October, 1986
Front Inscription

MAJOR THOMAS MITCHELL
Passed This Way In 1836.

Commemorative Trek In His Honour  
October 4, 1986

Plaque Unveiled By
PROFESSOR GEOFFREY BLAINEY

Source: MA
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