Monuments and Memorials

Monuments and Memorials

Sunbury 175 Cricketers' Busts, 2011

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Created in commemoration of the 175th anniversary of the founding of contemporary Sunbury. Referred to as the “Birthplace of the Ashes”, the works pay tribute to four of Australia's most heralded test cricketers in a series of portrait busts created at the Tom Bass Sculpture Studio School in November 2011.

Dennis Lillee (1949 –  ) Sculpted by: Sue Alexopoulos

W G Grace (1848-1915) Sculpted by: Michael Christie

Ivo Francis Walter Bligh (1859-1927) Sculpted by: Damien Lucas

Donald Bradman (1908-2001) Sculpted by: Wendy Black

Bust of George Evans, 1986

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Made by Macedonia House Lancefield, unveiled on 15/8/1986 to commemorate one of Sunbury's earliest European settlers.

Located in front of the Sunbury Library, 36 Macedon St, Sunbury.

Old Sunbury Council Chamber Wall Frieze, 1986 

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Presented to the Community of Sunbury by the National Australia Bank to commemorate the150th anniversary of the first European settlement of Sunbury - also includes the stars of the Southern Cross (pictured).

Located in the Foyer of the old Sunbury Council Chamber, 36 Macedon St, Sunbury.

 

 


Updated : 3:52 PM, 22 February 2016

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