Wendouree-Ballarat Rowing Club Shell MuralShow map

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The rowing club shell mural was constructed by Arthur Pickford to commemorate the Olympic Rowing on Lake Wendouree in 1956. Arthur constructed other shell pictures around Ballarat including the former Shell House in Lindesfarne Ave; the facade of Town Hall Hotel (current site of Myer Delivery Depot). Sergeant Arthur Pickford rode with the 4th Light Horse Regiment, the lead squadron at the Battle of Beersheba in 1917. This mural remains as a tangible, artistic and cultural legacy to the City of Ballarat.

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