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Institute of Foresters Plot : 07-08-2013
Institute of Foresters Plot : 07-08-2013

Photographs supplied by John Huth

A ceremonial plot was planted by members of the Institute of Foresters in 1985 to commemorate their 50th anniversary.

The plot was restored in 1998.

Established in 1935, the Institute of Foresters of Australia is a professional body with members engaged in all branches of forest management and conservation in Australia. The Institute is strongly committed to the principles of sustainable forest management and the processes and practices which translate these principles into outcomes.


Address:Fraser Road, Araluen , 4570
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -26.162911
Long: 152.641661
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Trees
Monument Theme:Technology
Approx. Event Start Date:1935
Approx. Event End Date:1985


Actual Monument Dedication Date:Tuesday 10th December, 1985
Front Inscription

Institute of Foresters of Australia  

50th Anniversary Ceremonial Plot

Planted by 

Mr. D. J. Keene (W.A)             Mr. P. Cranny (Q.F.D.)
Mrs. H. R. Crompton (ACT)    Mr. J. E. N. Smith (TAS)
Dr. G. J. Bacon (QLD)             Dr. J. H. Dielsma (N.S.W.)
Mr. P. C. Johnston (S.A.)         Mr. P. G. Sheehan (VIC)

10th December 1985

Restored by Wide Bay Branch members
June 1998

Supported by :  S & S Timbers
                          Ray Warnes
                          D. P. I. Forestry
                          D. N. R. 

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