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The pool commemorates the citizens of Redcliffe who have died in service or been killed in action in the various conflicts in which Australia has been involved.


Address:Sydney Street, Redcliffe, 4020
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -27.233808
Long: 153.109719
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Structure
Monument Theme:Conflict


Actual Monument Dedication Date:Saturday 4th September, 1971
Front Inscription

Redcliffe War Memorial Swimming Pool

Plaque :

This pool is dedicated to the memory of citizens of Redcliffe who gave their lives in defence of Australia and was officially opened on 4th September 1971 by the Hon. N.T.E. Hewitt M.M., A.F.M., M.L.A. Minister for Conservation, Marine and Aboriginal Affairs

Constructing Authority .  Redcliffe City Council
Mayor . Alderman C. E. Kroll
Alderman K. R. Benson    ​Alderman A. J. Kelly​
​Alderman D. J. Frawley  ​  Alderman Kathleen M. MacAdam
​Alderman J. C. Hodges  ​  Alderman R. J. H. Sutherland
​Alderman W. J. Hunter  ​  Alderman T. J. Wallace

Town Clerk . A. W. Clark
City Engineer . K. R. Tibbits
Architects . T. R. Hall, Phillips & Wilson
Builder . Doval Constructions Pty. Ltd.

Plaque :

"The people are the city"  Shakespeare

This plaque is erected in acknowledgement of contributions totalling $25,000 made by the citizens of Redcliffe as a result of the efforts of the Redcliffe War Memorial Swimming Pool Committee

Source: MA
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