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A tree commemorates a local boy, Philip Collier, who later became Premier of Western Australia from 1924 to 1930, and 1933 to 1936.

Philip Collier (21 April 1873 – 18 October 1948) was Premier of Western Australia for nine years, the longest ever term for an Australian Labor Party premier.

 

Location

Address:Eastville & Shellbourne Roads, Former Primary School, Eastville, 3463
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -36.871828
Long: 143.961391
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Tree
Monument Theme:People
Sub-Theme:Government - State
Link: http://adbonline.anu.edu.au/adbonl…

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Monday 30th September, 1985
Front Inscription

This tree was planted to honour Hon. Philip Collier, Premier, Western Australia 1924-1930, 1933-1936, who attended school in this district. Commemorating Parliamentary Week in Western Australia Oct. 1985.

Sponsor: Alcoa of Australia

Source: VMR,RHSV, ADB
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