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11-July-2016
11-July-2016

Photographs supplied by Peter F Williams

A picnic area commemorates those who served at Gallipoli during World War One.

Location

Address:King Street, Bungonia, 2580
State:NSW
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -34.855398
Long: 149.943054
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Park
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:WW1

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Saturday 25th April, 2015
Left Side Inscription

Bungonia Gallipoli Grove - ANZAC Day 2015

They went to Gallipoli

[ Names ]

Their ANZAC legacy is our community 
Their spirit lives
Their community lives

A living monument - Their service grew a nation

Right Side Inscription

Bungonia Gallipoli Grove 
Picnic Area

3 Crab Apples - Spring flowers

5 Pin Oaks - Deciduous - European

13 Olives - Evergreen - Mediterranean

The boulders sourced from the Old Bungonia Road,  tell of lives shared along journeys old and new.

Friendships - Endurance - Renewal

Project design and realisation by

Anne Wiggan and Bungonia Park Trust with assistance from
Moira McGinity [Research], Greg Callander, John Wiggan, Chris Neill, Robert Brown, Marcus Imbens, Michael Ireland, International Wwoofers, Goulburn Community Corrections and the Bungonia community and friends.

Funded by

Lewis A. M. Buckingham  RAF Veteran WWII, North Africa Campaign who loved the Bungonia community
The Australian Government ANZAC Centenary Local Grants Fund

Generously supported by 

Tony Orford - Maria Timothy - Mark Howard of Stacks Law Firm
Divall`s Concrete4Gouldburn - Moodie Outdoor Products
Paul Bayliss of CPC Land Development Consultants Pty Ltd
John Motley Stone Profile - Gehl`s Garden Centre
Frank Placanica of Olivanica Olive Farm Bungonia

Source: MA
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