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30-April-2014
30-April-2014

Photographs supplied by Arthur Garland
A monument commemorates the explorer Charles Sturt who passed through the Merbein area in January 1830

Location

Address:River Avenue, Chaffey Reserve, Merbein, 3505
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -34.169128
Long: 142.079386
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Landscape
Sub-Theme:Exploration
Actual Event STart Date:22-January-1830
Actual Event End Date:22-January-1830

Dedication

Back Inscription

Because of road re-alignment this cairn, originally sited at the S/W corner of Chaffey Park was moved, by forklift, to this site on Saturday, December 2nd 1995.

A community service project by the Merbein Rotary Club.

Lance Horsfall  Project Co-ordinator
Graeme Ellis    Rotary Club President

Source: MA
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