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24-May-2014
24-May-2014

Photographs supplied by Arthur Garland

The Windmill is a Bicentennial Gift from the Dutch community to the people of Penguin.

The mill commemorates the Dutch settlers in Penguin and the Dutch explorers who were the first Europeans to make contact with Tasmania. The Mill is dedicated to the memory of Janneti Tjaers who was the wife of Abel Tasman.

Location

Address:Crescent Street, Hiscutt Park , Penguin, 7316
State:TAS
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -41.111374
Long: 146.069378
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Structure
Monument Theme:Landscape
Sub-Theme:Settlement

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Saturday 1st October, 1988
Front Inscription

This windmill is a Bicentennial Gift from the Dutch community to the people of Penguin in appreciation of the warm welcome extended to those migrants who settled here.

Source: MA
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