125th Anniversary of PoowongPrint Page
A monument commemorates the 125th anniversary of the settlement of Poowong.
Surrounding the monument are a number of panels which describe the history of Poowong.
|Address:||Poowong - Ranceby Road, Poowong, 3988|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -38.342788|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Sunday 18th April, 1999|
Unveiled on April 18, 1999 to mark the 125th anniversary of Poowong settlement
Original work by Rod Sheehan of Rosedale : 1999
Repairs and renovations by Ken Blum of Baxter : 2006
Pioneer Pack Horse
Donated by Alex. Scott & Staff Pty. Ltd. and Scott family members to honour James & Elizabeth Scott
The first settlers of Poowong
Unveiled 18 - 4 - 1999.