Buchan Pioneer MemorialPrint Page
Commemorates the discoverers of Buchan, Edward William Bayliss and settler John Rhodes Wilkinson.
East Gippsland explorer, Edward Baylis, began the Buchan station in the late 1830s. The area was first settled around 1840 but no detailed survey or exploration was carried out until 1899 or 1900.
|Address:||Main Street, Buchan, 3885|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -37.49907|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
In memory of E.W. Bayliss, discoverer of Buchan, also J. Rhodes Wilkinson, first owner of Buchan Station, April 1839