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Immigrants Monument : 21-April-2012
Immigrants Monument : 21-April-2012
Photographs supplied by Graeme Saunders

A monument commemorates immigrants who lost their lives at sea while they were on their way to Australia.

This monument is mounted to the top of the Seafarers Memorial.

Location

Address:Great Ocean Road, Aireys Inlet, 3231
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -38.461578
Long: 144.106002
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

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

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Sunday 29th November, 1992
Front Inscription

This monument was erected to honor the memory of immigrants who perished at sea on their way to settle in Australia.

Unveiled by Hon. Gerry Hand M.P. Minister for Immigration 29th Nov. 1992 on behalf of the Prime Minister 

Source: MA
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