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The plaque commemorates 50 years of tree planting by the Crater Lakes Beautification Committee from July 1963 to July 2013. It also recognises the contribution by committee member Ian marks who passed away in 2013.



Address:Hospital Drive , Mount Gambier, 5290
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.837907
Long: 140.773161
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:Culture
Actual Event Start Date:13-July-1963
Actual Event End Date:13-July-2013


Actual Monument Dedication Date:Saturday 13th July, 2013
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Crater Lakes Beautification Committee

This plaque was unveiled on 13th July 2013
to commemorate fifty years of tree planting by the Committee
and the community in the Crater Lakes Area commencing on 13th July 1963.

Crater Lakes Beautification Committee members :

Ian Marks (dec`d)  Sandy Haig
Paul Teske            Neil Dickins
Eric Arthur            Jack Hopgood
David Moss          Frank Habets
Daryl Sexton        Greg Muller

This plaque recognises also the contribution to the Committee by its long standing Presiding Member Mr Ian Marks who passed away on 10th February, 2013

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