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sad event that affected town

the lost children affected daylesford deeply at the time. I recommend you research online too see... read more

Reviewed 2 June 2017
JohnG3121
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Greater Melbourne, Australia
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Highly Recommended. Discover A Touching Story of Community, Courage & Loss That Definitely Needs to Be Shared.

It was only a small sign attached to a roadside pole & we must of passed it numerous times over the... read more

Reviewed 26 April 2017
Beck and Steven X
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Melbourne, Australia
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Wheelers Hill Road, Musk, Daylesford, Victoria 3461, Australia
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Reviewed 4 February 2018

Although this is a tragic tale, make the effort to turn off here, and have a gentle walk about near where the children were found, it's a beautiful spot, and a sobering reminder of the fragile lives that were lost here. The district has remembered...More

1  Thank Glenda R
Reviewed 12 October 2017

It seemed a must and felt so sad but poignant. A windswept day that made me wonder how 3 small children could wander so far away.

Thank Michael Francis D
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

the lost children affected daylesford deeply at the time. I recommend you research online too see how deeply it was felt. there are a couple of sights pertaining to this event in town. you can go on the walk. there is a memorial cairn on...More

Thank JohnG3121
Reviewed 26 April 2017

It was only a small sign attached to a roadside pole & we must of passed it numerous times over the course of our three [3] day stay in the region without noticing it, but when we did see it we felt an obligation to...More

14  Thank Beck and Steven X
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Tucked away on a small road is a sign and a cairn about the three small boys in the !800's who wandered too far.

Thank Debra F
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Many years ago three ( I believe) small children became lost and their bodies were eventually found next to a tree. They just became lost and died of thirst. It is an interesting plak, partly because I saw the signpost and just drove to see...More

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