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The swimming pool on the foreshore was opened by Melbourne City Councillor Ian Beaurepaire CMG in December 1967. The pool was respectfully named after his Aunt Lillian Beaurepaire.

Lillian Beaurepaire was Lorne’s only lifesaver for many years.  She was also a swimmer and diver who represented Australia at the 1920 Summer Olympics at Antwerp. In 1920 she competed in the Women's 100m freestyle, 400m freestyle and Plain High Diving.

Location

Address:Great Ocean Road, Foreshore, Lorne, 3232
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -38.539444
Long: 143.976111
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Structure
Monument Theme:People
Sub-Theme:Sport

Dedication

Approx. Monument Dedication Date:December-1967
Source: MA
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