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A monument commemorates the pioneer settlers of Wangaratta.
The first European exploration of the area began with Hume and Hovell in 1824, and their reports were further enhanced by those of Major Thomas Mitchell in 1836.
|Address:||Ryley Street, Merriwa Park, Wangaratta, 3677|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -36.357778|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Approx. Event Start Date:||1838|
|Approx. Event End Date:||1938|
|Approx. Monument Dedication Date:||October-1938|
A tribute to the first pioneers of Wangaratta District
Rev. Joseph Docker
Dr G.E. Mackay
Wm H. Clark.
Wangaratta Centenary 1838-1938