"Kookaburra" MarchPrint Page
Plaque commemorates the district`s war veterans and the Kookaburra March.
A recruiting march of 23 men left Tooraweenah on 16-Jan-1916 to march to Bathurst via Mendoorah, Boomely, Cobbora and Mudee. Many of the Kookaburras were sent as reinforcements for the 45th Battalion.
|Address:||Murray Street, Town Common, Tooraweenah, 2831|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -31.440514|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||16-January-1916|
|Actual Event End Date:||16-January-1916|
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Saturday 25th April, 1987|
KOOKABURRAS ON THE MARCH
THIS PLAQUE COMMEMORATES THE VOLUNTARY
RECRUITMENT OF THE MEN FOR THE 1914-18 WAR
AND STANDS IN MEMORY OF THOSE
WHO SERVE THEIR COUNTRY IN ALL WARS
Mr SYD MANUSU
51st Light AA Regiment 2nd Australian Imperial Forces
on ANZAC DAY, APRIL 25th, 1987