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Interesting Design In A Small Park Commemorating A Significant Event

This monument to women gaining the vote over one hundred years ago is 200 meters longs and depicts... read more

Reviewed 4 April 2018
Oldjack
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Greater Melbourne, Australia
A sculpture representing a piece of political history in Melbourne.

A very good sculpture to commemorate and recognise the 'Monster Petition' with 30,000 signatures... read more

Reviewed 1 January 2018
Roberts69
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Northampton, United Kingdom
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4 Apr 2018
“Interesting Design In A Small Park Commemorating A Significant Event”
1 Jan 2018
“A sculpture representing a piece of political history in Melbourne.”
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Reviewed 4 April 2018

This monument to women gaining the vote over one hundred years ago is 200 meters longs and depicts a large scroll of paper to resemble the original paper partition. It is an interesting concept but seems to get lost a little in the small park...More

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Reviewed 1 January 2018

A very good sculpture to commemorate and recognise the 'Monster Petition' with 30,000 signatures presented to Victoria parliament in 1891. Close to the amazing St Patricks Cathedral, which was where I was heading when I came across the Great Petition sculpture and learnt a bit...More

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Reviewed 23 December 2017

Small reserve with this large sculpture close to Parliament House, celebrating 100 years of women's right to vote. The surrounding area is filled with historical buildings such as Tasman Terrace and the Windsor hotel. Thanks for the vote if you found this review helpful

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Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

due to it’s location in the middle of various landmarks this is a great spot too sit and reflect while sightseeing

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Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

nice reserve that is most well known for the Great petition sculpture. due to location it is a great spot to take pics of nearby landmarks

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Reviewed 10 October 2017

This is an interesting sculpture at the rear of the Victorian Parliament House in a small area of garden and is in honor of the struggle for women to gain the right to vote. The sculpture is different but perhaps something a little more historical...More

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Reviewed 25 June 2017

Great Petition is a sculpture located near the Victorian State Parliament Building, in Melbourne, Australia. The sculpture was commissioned by the State Government of Victoria and the City of Melbourne and was designed by artists Susan Hewitt and Penelope Lee. The sculpture refers to the...More

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