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17-December-2016
17-December-2016

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A monument commemorates 100 years of Ovens River Trout fishery.

 

Location

Address:Riverside Drive, Howitt Park, Bright, 3741
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -36.725759
Long: 146.960533
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Technology
Sub-Theme:Industry
Approx. Event Start Date:1892
Approx. Event End Date:1992

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Saturday 17th October, 1992
Front Inscription

ALPINE FLY FISHERS
Commemoration 
The First 100 Years Of
The Ovens River Trout Fishery
Honouring The Pioneers Who
Established This Fishery In 1892
And The Local Anglers Who
Maintained It Until 1982
From Their Own Trout Hatchery
At Bright
Unveiled 17 - 10 - 92 By
S. McCormack Mgr. Vic. Fish. Man. Br.

Source: MA
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