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03-May-2015
03-May-2015

Photographs supplied by Arthur Garland

A tree commemorates the 150th anniversary of the gazetting of the Tyabb township.  Tyabb was the old name for Hastings.

Location

Address:Marine Parade, Hastings, 3915
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -38.308029
Long: 145.195637
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Tree
Monument Theme:Landscape
Sub-Theme:Settlement
Approx. Event Start Date:1861
Approx. Event End Date:2011

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Sunday 16th October, 2011
Front Inscription

150th Anniversary 1861 - 2011
Commemorative Tree

In recognition of the gazetting of Tyabb township (now called Hastings)

Corymbia maculata `Wildfire`
Planted on 16th October 2011 by David (Roy) Greive 98 years of age, and Kayla Bentley  young citizen of the year 2011

Hastings- Western Port Historical Society Inc. and Somerville, Tyabb & District Heritage Society Inc. with support for the Mornington Peninsula Shire

Source: MA
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