Charles Joseph La TrobePrint Page
A plaque commemorates Sir Charles La Trobe who was Victoria’s first Lieutenant-Governor, who was instrumental in getting the lighthouse at Cape Otway constructed.
|Address:||Lighthouse Road, Cape Otway, 3223|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -38.855575|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Sub-Theme:||Government - Colonial|
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Monday 15th December, 1975|
A tribute to C. J. La Trobe.
Superintendent Port Phillip District 1839 - 1850
First Lieutenant-Governor Victoria 1850 - 1854
Illuminator of Cape Otway 1846 - 1848
Unveiled at the centenary of his death (4 December 1875) by Sir John Holland, Chairman History Advisory Council of Victoria on 15 December 1975