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Wiradjuri Aborigines : 21-November-2009
Wiradjuri Aborigines : 21-November-2009
Photographs supplied by Glen Yeomans

The name Grabben Gullen comes from a Wiradjuri Aboriginal word meaning ‘small waters’.

A cairn of stones and more than 200 trees from eleven species of eucalypt have been planted to commemorate the Wiradjuri Aborigines whose traditional land the village was built on.


Address:Britannia Street, Grabben Gullen, 2583
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -34.541161
Long: 149.393302
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Trees
Monument Theme:Culture


Actual Monument Dedication Date:Saturday 15th August, 1970
Front Inscription

The 200 trees planted here commemorate the Wiradjuri People, from whose language the name Grabben Gullen (Small Waters) originated.

Planted by the citizens, school children and teacher Patrick Burns on 15th Aug. 1970

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