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28-November-2013
28-November-2013

Photographs supplied by John Huth

The Memorial commemorates the aborigines of the Hastings River and quotes a line from the poem "The Last of His Tribe" by Henry Kendall. The memorial was was initiated by Bruce John De Horn Christy with the help of Wauchope Historical Society members. 

The Gadang Aboriginal people originally inhabited Wauchope for thousands of years prior to the arrival of Europeans.

Location

Address:Oxley Highway, Timbertown Pioneer Village, Wauchope, 2446
State:NSW
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -31.470114
Long: 152.713402
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Culture
Sub-Theme:Indigenous

Dedication

Approx. Monument Dedication Date:1977
Front Inscription

      In Respectful Memory Of
The Aborigines Of The Hastings River.
      "Uloola, Behold Him ! "
Unveiled By B. J. De Horne Christy
Dedicated By The Rev. T. A. Austin
                 1977

Source: MA,H
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