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07-April-2019
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The tree commemorates the horse "Our Sir Vancelot" which won the 1997, 1998 and 1999 Interdominion Pacing Championships.

Our Sir Vancelot (foaled 11 November 1990) is a new Zealand standardbred stallion. Known as Sir Vancelot in New Zealand, he won a record three straight Inter Dominion finals, 1997, 1998 and 1999. This is a record that was equalled in 2008 by Balcks A Fake. He was inducted into the Inter Dominion Hall of Fame. In addition to the three Inter Dominions, he also won the 1997 Miracle Mile Pace. Over his career, he won 48 races, from 97 starts for a total prize money earnings of $2,197,990. He currently stands at Warwick Stud, in Victoria.

Location

Address:152 Main Street (Olympic Highway), Memorial Park, Junee, 2663
State:NSW
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -34.868271
Long: 147.585018
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

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

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Saturday 13th June, 1998
Front Inscription

This Tree Was Planted By Junee Shire Council
               13 June 1998

          In Recognition Of 
        "Our Sir Vancelot"
  Winning The 1997 And 1998 
Interdominion Pacing Championships
& To Recognise The Owners, Trainer & Driver
The Allamby Family, Brian Hancock And His Family

Lola Cummins  Mayor
Tony Hayward  General Manager

Plaque :

The Junee Community Proudly Recognises
"Our Sir Vancelot" 
Winner Of His Third Consecutive 
Interdominion Pacing Championship
              In 1999

 

 

Source: MA
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