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28-April-2014
28-April-2014

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A monument commemorates the 75th anniversary of the arrival of Croatian settlers in the Mildura District.

Location

Address:Deakin Avenue, Mildura, 3500
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -34.185941
Long: 142.161639
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Landscape
Sub-Theme:Settlement
Approx. Event Start Date:1927
Approx. Event End Date:2002

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Sunday 15th December, 2002
Front Inscription

1927 - 2002
75th Anniversary

The First Settlers From Croatia
Arrived In Mildura In 1927

They were :-
Andro Matotek
Remus Matotek
Blas Feletar
Andro Sabolic

On The 75th Anniversary Of The
First Settlers`Arrival, The Croation (sic) 
Community Commemorates The
Event By Presenting This Monument
To The People Of Sunraysia
Unveiled By Her Worship The
Mayor Ann Cox  15.12.2002

Source: MA
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