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03-May-2015
03-May-2015

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A garden commemorates the centenary of the arrival of the first settlers in the Yinnar District.

 

 

Location

Address:Main Street, Centenary Garden, Yinnar, 3869
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -38.320184
Long: 146.329656
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Garden
Monument Theme:Landscape
Sub-Theme:Settlement
Approx. Event Start Date:1874
Approx. Event End Date:1974

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Sunday 10th March, 1974
Front Inscription

1874  Yinnar  1974
Centenary Garden

Plaque :

These gardens weer officially opened by William C. Welsh Esq., J.P. on March 10th 1974 to commemorate the centenary of the arrival of the first settlers in the Yinnar District

Centenary Committee 
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The committee received magnificent support from the entire community

Plaque :

As part of the centenary celebrations the adjacent row of claret Ash trees were planted by :
[ Names ]

 

 

Source: MA
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