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The Len Evans Memorial Lookout commemorates the life of Len Evans and his immense contribution to the Hunter Valley wine industry.
Leonard Paul Evans AO OBE (1930 – 2006) was an English-born Australian promoter, maker, judge, taster, teacher and drinker of wine. The Oxford Companion to Wine writes that he did "... more to advance the cause of wine in Australia than any other individual." Others have referred to him as "the godfather of the Australian wine industry" and "Australia’s leading ambassador of wine."
|Address:||205 Gillards Road, Constable Estate Winery, Pokolbin, 2320|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -32.762825|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Friday 12th September, 2014|
Commemorates the life of
Leonard Paul (Len) Evans AO OBE
1930 - 2006
and his exceptional
The Hunter Valley wine industry
12 September 2014