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Native trees commemorate the centenary of the Australian Natives Association.

The Australian Natives' Association (ANA) was a mutual society founded in Melbourne, Australia in April 1871 as the Victorian Natives' Association. Its membership was restricted to white men born in Australia.

In 1872 it voted to extend membership to men born in the other Australian colonies and changed its name at the same time. The Association played a leading role in the movement for Australian federation in the last 20 years of the 19th century. In 1900 it had a membership of 17,000, mainly in Victoria. 


Address:Houston Street, Sports Stadium, Stawell, 3380
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.051784
Long: 142.779105
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Trees
Monument Theme:Culture
Approx. Event Start Date:1871
Approx. Event End Date:1971


Approx. Monument Dedication Date:1971
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Native trees mark centenary ANA, planted by Stawell ANA 1971
Source: VMR,RHSV
Monument details supplied by Monument Australia - www.monumentaustralia.org.au