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10-July-2016 (Chris McLaughlin)
10-July-2016 (Chris McLaughlin)

Photographs supplied by Roger Johnson / Chris McLaughlin

The garden was originally opened on January 25th, 1947, to commemorate members of the Port Augusta Amateur Swimming Club who died in service or were killed in action in during World War Two.

The garden fell into a state of disrepair but was restored and reopened in 2004.


Address:Young Street, Port Augusta, 5710
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -32.488293
Long: 137.763256
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Garden
Monument Theme:Conflict
Actual Event STart Date:03-September-1939
Actual Event End Date:15-August-1945


Actual Monument Dedication Date:Saturday 25th January, 1947
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Swimmers Memorial Garden

Plaque :

Port Augusta Swimming Club members who paid the supreme sacrifice, Second World War.

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Source: MA,TOH
Monument details supplied by Monument Australia - www.monumentaustralia.org.au
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