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The Inverell Memory Garden provides a special place for people to visit at the Inverell Cemetery when grieving the loss of a loved one, especially if they are not buried locally.


Address:Ashford Road, Inverell Cemetery, Inverell, 2360
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -29.757363
Long: 151.125396
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Garden
Monument Theme:Culture


Approx. Monument Dedication Date:October-2007
Front Inscription

Plaque on sculpture :

The best place to fing God is in a garden

Left Side Inscription

Plaque on sculpture :

In memory of Lion Mal Lennon

Being President of Inverell Lions Club

2006 - 2007

This project was one of Mal`s best community achievements.

Sadly passed away 21 - 05 - 2007

Right Side Inscription

Plaque on sculpture :

The Inverell Memory Garden was officially opened by Her Excellency Professor Marie Bashir AC CVO the Administrator of the Government of the Commonwealth of Australia on 11 October 2007

The Memory Garden was constructed in partnership with : 

Inverell Mental Health Services (Hunter New England Health)   Inverell Shire Council
Inverell Lions Club                                                                       Masonicare
Inverell Quota Club                                                                      Members of the Inverell community

Inscription in Proximity

Inverell Memory Garden

A place for feelings to flow unchecked, over a child untouched by a mothers hands,
For loved ones lost in foreigh lands, Family members buried in distant parts,
Memories that bring consolation to our hearts.

Plaque enquiries                             Partners in this project :
Inverell Lions Club                          Inverell Shire Council
PO Box 335                                    Inverell Lions Club
Inverell NSW 2360                         Inverell Quota Club
Phone 02 6722 2114                      Masonicare

Source: MA
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