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A monument commemorates the completion of the Hume Highway bypass of Woomargarma


Address:Woomargama Way, Woomargama Park, Woomargama, 2644
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -35.83294
Long: 147.246944
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Technology
Approx. Event End Date:2011


Approx. Monument Dedication Date:2011
Front Inscription

This plaque commemorates the completion of the Hume Highway Woomargarma Bypass Project - 2011

Construction of the Bypass undertaken by an alliance of the Roads and Traffic Authority, Abigroup Contractors and Sinclair Knight Mertz

These 3 boulders were extracted from the road works for the new route of the Hume Highway Bypass of Woomargarma

Plaque :

Greater Hume Shire
Simply greater

Squirrel Glider
(Petaurus Norfolcensis)

The village icon for Woomargarma

The Squirrel Glider`s habitat is dry sclerophylll forest and woodland in proximity fo Woomargarma and in Woomargarma National Park.

Actual size - Tip of nose to end of body 230mm plus tail 300mm.  Weight 260 grams

It is a vulnerable species.

Source: MA
Monument details supplied by Monument Australia - www.monumentaustralia.org.au
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