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Baron Ferdinand von Mueller

Where has his name become part of the Australian landscape?

(Photo © D. Nutting) Von Mueller Creek, Great Ocean RdBaron von Mueller is commemorated in the names of:

Outside of Australia his name was given to:

In 2001 the government of the State of Victoria planned the construction of the city of Melbourne's first new park in 100 years. An expert panel made two suggestions to the Government for a name for the new park: Yarra Bank or Von Mueller Park. The Premier of Victoria and the Lord Mayor of Melbourne chose the Aboriginal name Birrarung Marr instead.

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