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A mural commemorates 150 years since Major Mitchell passed through the area in 1846.

In his diary, Sir Thomas Mitchell made mention of the Thallon district when he was held up by flood waters on a sand ridge on the Moonie river in 1846. A Bloodwood tree where Mitchell carved his initial still stands today. 

Location

Address:Pine Street & Carnarvon Highway, Thallon Park, Thallon, 4497
State:QLD
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -28.636629
Long: 148.868426
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Art
Monument Theme:Landscape
Sub-Theme:Settlement
Approx. Event Start Date:1846
Approx. Event End Date:1996

Dedication

Approx. Monument Dedication Date:1996
Source: MA
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