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29-April-2019 (John Huth)
29-April-2019 (John Huth)

Photographs supplied by Diane Watson / John Huth

A tree commemorates the citizens of Werris Creek who carried the Olympic torch in 2000.

Location

Address:Single Street (Werris Creek Road), Junction Park, Werris Creek, 2341
State:NSW
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -31.349396
Long: 150.646888
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Tree
Monument Theme:Culture
Sub-Theme:Sport

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Thursday 31st August, 2000
Front Inscription

"The Olympic Tree"

This "Ornamental Pear" tree was planted on Thursday. 31st August 2000

To honour the citizens of Werris Creek chosen to carry the "Olympic torch".

Mr Eric Evans    Mr Les Brown
Keira Stewart     Phillip Beaton

Support Runner Shannon Ferris

Source: MA
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