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Lennie Gwyther Statue

8 Anderson St, Leongatha, Victoria 3953, Australia
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One amazing lad just 9 years old.

This is an outstanding story of family, hardship on the land and one boys courageous effort to run... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
annscapes
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Melbourne, Australia
Lennie Gwyther

This fantastic statue is right next to the public rest stop in Leongatha. Such a wonderful story... read more

Reviewed 25 February 2018
StephenF605
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Melbourne, Australia
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8 Anderson St, Leongatha, Victoria 3953, Australia
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"sydney harbour bridge"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an outstanding story of family, hardship on the land and one boys courageous effort to run the farm single handedly while his father is incapacitated, and then ride a horse from Leongatha to Sydney for the opening of the Sydney Harbour Bridge. The...More

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Reviewed 25 February 2018

This fantastic statue is right next to the public rest stop in Leongatha. Such a wonderful story and a great place to stop for a rest and enjoy this amazing story of Lennie Gwyther

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Reviewed 19 November 2017

Located by the side of the road in a very small garden area this statue of Lennie Gwyther effectively sits next to a 'pit-stop' parking area with toilets and little else. It's a nice enough little statue of Lennie on top of his horse and...More

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Reviewed 7 November 2017

This charming statue is right next to the public rest stop in Leongatha... so there is plenty of carparking. The statue also has an information board next to it to tell the story of Lennie. Lennie Gwyther, a quietly determined soldier’s son, rode his horse...More

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Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

A true aussie icon. as a boy Lennie worked the family farm while his father was seriously ill. once he recovers he asked lennie what reward he wanted. Lennie wanted to go to Sydney to see the unveiling of the Sydney Harbour bridge. after a...More

Thank JohnG3121
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