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A tree commemorates the 10th anniversary of the Perth - Kagoshima sister city relationship in 1985. The tree was removed due to disease and a new tree was planted nearby in 2010.

Sister cities are cooperative agreements between towns and cities, and politically distinct areas to promote cultural and commercial ties.


Address:Great Eastern Highway & Bolton Avenue, Burswood Park, Kagoshima Gardens, Burswood, 6100
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -31.963611
Long: 115.894444
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Tree
Monument Theme:Government
Approx. Event Start Date:1975
Approx. Event End Date:1985


Approx. Monument Dedication Date:May-1985
Front Inscription

Kagoshima Park Tree Plaque

This tree was planted in May 1985 by the Mayor,  Akasaki Yoshinori, of Kagoshima City in Japan

To celebrate the 10th anniversary of rhe Sister City Relationship with the City of Perth


Inscription in Proximity

Plaque :

A tree was planted on this site by the Mayor of the City of Kagoshima, Japan during his visit to Perth in 1985 to acknowledge the sister-city relationship between Perth and Kagoshima.

The tree was removed due to disease and a new tree was planted nearby in June 2010.

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