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Monument commemorates naturalist George Gossip.
George Gossip was President of the Ararat Field Naturalists Club and spent his life in Ararat and was heavily involved in organisations which promoted the development and improvement of the town. He was an authority on native flora of Australia and was trustee of the Macdonald Park Wildflower Sanctuary. He died in 1939 at the age of 66.
|Address:||Western Highway, McDonald Park Wildflower Reserve. 5 kilometres north of Ararat, Ararat, 3377|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -37.244387|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Approx. Event Start Date:||1873|
|Approx. Event End Date:||1939|
|Monument Manufacturer:||Ararat Field Naturalists Club|
George Gossip, 1873-1939. A Lover of nature