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Proclamation Tree & Marmion Memorial

Adelaide Street | Corner Parry St., Fremantle, Western Australia, Australia
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Forgotten History

This massive Morton Bay Fig tree (across from St Patrick’s Basilica) was planted on the 21st... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Graeme T
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Fremantle, Australia
Interesting history

The Proclamation Tree and Marmion Memorial are separate historical sights at the same... read more

Reviewed April 1, 2018
KylieIsTravelling
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Perth, Australia
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Mar 31, 2018
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Adelaide Street | Corner Parry St., Fremantle, Western Australia, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This massive Morton Bay Fig tree (across from St Patrick’s Basilica) was planted on the 21st October 1890 to commemorate the granting of self-government to the Colony of Western Australia by Queen Victoria. At the same location is a memorial to a prominent colonial citizen...More

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Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

The Proclamation Tree and Marmion Memorial are separate historical sights at the same location. The Marmion Memorial is a statue in memory of William Marmion who held many high offices in WA. The Proclamation Tree was planted in 1890 to acknowledge the handing over of...More

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Reviewed 6 March 2018

Don't go out of your way to see this especially, but it's right outside St Patrick's Basilica and over the road from Clancy's Fish Pub. Take care, as it's on a traffic island and you might have to dodge a bus or two. It's easiest...More

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Reviewed 21 January 2018

The Proclamation Tree, a Moreton Bay Fig, was planted on 21st October 1890, Trafalgar Day, to commemorate the granting of a responsible government to the colony of Western Australia by Her Majesty Queen Victoria, Governor Robinson performing the planting ceremony. In 1930, students of the...More

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