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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: -37.301633|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||28-April-1996|
|Actual Event End Date:||28-April-1996|
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.