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The "Rising Sun " monument commemorates the 100th anniversary of Australia's involvement in World War One.  The memorial was funded by a $63,500 grant from the federal government's Anzac Centenary Grants Program. Additional funds came from Swansea RSL and Sub-Branch and the state government.

The memorial consists of a steel rising sun which stands at 4.5 metres tall and eight metres wide.

Location

Address:Bridge Street, Swansea RSL foreshore, Swansea , 2281
State:NSW
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -33.086878
Long: 151.640719
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:WW1
Actual Event STart Date:04-August-1914
Actual Event End Date:28-June-1919

Dedication

Approx. Monument Dedication Date:2015
Source: DVA
Monument details supplied by Monument Australia - www.monumentaustralia.org.au
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