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The Phoenix Tree is a wood sculpture that commemorates the town of Myrtleford.
The wood carving of a bird enclosed in a red-gum tree root . The sculptor was Hans Knorr (1915-1988), a local artisan who was an internee at the Whorouly Prisoner of War Camp during World War Two.
|Address:||Great Alpine Road, Myrtleford, 3737|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -36.56158|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Tuesday 15th April, 1986|
"The Phoenix Tree"
Sculptor : Hans Knoor
Unveiled by Dr. N. K. Boardman F.A.A. F.R.S. Chairman C.S.I.R.O
15. 4. 1986