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07-May-2014
07-May-2014

Photographs supplied by Graeme Saunders
A palm tree commemorates Sir Isaac Isaacs who was the first Australian born Governor-General of the Commonwealth of Australia and the first Federl Member of the electorate of Indi.

Location

Address:Isaacs Avenue, Isaacs Park, Yackandandah, 3749
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -36.310516
Long: 146.84425
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Tree
Monument Theme:People
Sub-Theme:Government - Federal

Dedication

Front Inscription
This palm tree was planted by the Menorah Jewish Community of Albury-Wodonga and the Australian Jewish Historical Society Inc. with the help of the Indigo Shire Council in memory of Sir Isaac Isaacs Q.C. G.C.B., G.C.M.B., K.C.M.G., 1855 - 1948 on Tu-Beshvat 5759, in recognition of his appointment as the first Australian born Governor-General during the years 1931 - 1936 and the first Federal Member for Indo.
Source: MA
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