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Memorial wall to the pioneer Doncaster Fruitgrowers and commemorating 100 years of fruit growing in the area.

Between 1875 and 1890 Doncaster was part of the Bulleen Shire. On 30 May 1890 the Shire of Doncaster was established. Fruit growing developed as the basis for Doncaster's economy, and a fruit growers' association was formed in 1892.

Location

Address:Tully Drive, Schramm`s Reserve, Doncaster, 3108
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.784336
Long: 145.133476
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Structure
Monument Theme:Technology
Sub-Theme:Agriculture
Approx. Event Start Date:1853
Approx. Event End Date:1953

Dedication

Front Inscription

Commemoration one hundred years of fruit growing in Doncaster. A tribute to the Pioneers of Doncaster and district by the Box Hill Horticultural Society 1853-1953

Source: VMR,RHSV
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