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A sculpture commemorates the centenary of ANZAC and those who lost their lives World War One. 

Funding was received through the Anzac Centenary Grants Program. 

Remembrance Day will be honoured with a new memorial in Salisbury`s RSL Park, The Centenary of Anzac sculpture was officially unveiled last month but, if it looks familiar it is with good reason.  The memorial is the sister to a similar sculpture unveiled at Salisbury State School back in April. Longstanding school P & C member Paige Garland has spent more than two years campaigning for the two sculptures. 

The memorial for the RSL park has been designed to visually reflect the topography of Anzac Cove. Moreton Federal Labor MP Graham Perrett endorsed the DVA application for the memorial to help the P & C receive the $11,900 grant for the sculptures.

The new memorial is the largest of the two, and was donated by the P & C to the Salisbury RSL.
Quest Newspapers (Qld) 7 November 2016. 

 

 

 

 


 

Location

Address:Industries Road, Salisbury RSL Memorial Park , Salisbury, 4107
State:QLD
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -27.543378
Long: 153.028291
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Sculpture
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:WW1
Actual Event STart Date:04-August-1914
Actual Event End Date:28-June-1919
Link:http://www.dva.gov.au/consultation-…

Dedication

Approx. Monument Dedication Date:October-2016
Front Inscription

THE    PRICE     OF
FREEDOM  IS ETERNAL VIGILANCE

[ Names ]

Lest We Forget

Source: DVA, MA
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