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Ball washer and plaque dedicated to three members of the Kilmore Golf Club who were killed at the Port Arthur massacre in 1996.

The Port Arthur massacre of 28 April 1996 was a killing spree which claimed the lives of 35 people and wounded 21 others mainly at the historic Port Arthur prison colony, a popular tourist site in south-eastern Tasmania.

Martin Bryant, a 28-year-old from New Town, a suburb of Hobart, eventually pleaded guilty to the crimes and was given 35 life sentences without possibility of parole.


Address:Anderson Road, Kilmore Golf Club, Kilmore, 3764
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.300461
Long: 144.961361
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Culture
Actual Event STart Date:28-April-1996
Actual Event End Date:28-April-1996


Front Inscription

In Memory Of
Kilmore Golf Club members.
Kevin and Ray Sharp and Wally Bennett.

Tragically murdered at Port Arthur
on April 28th 1996.

May they rest in peace.

Donated by the
Kilmore Police and Citizens
Charity Golf Day Committee.

Source: ACPH
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