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Warriu Park Dreamtime Statues
Warriu Park Dreamtime Statues
Photographs supplied by Diane Watson

Large aboriginal statues depicting early aboriginal life at Wyndham 3 Mile. The Statues were built as part of a Bi-Centenary project and originally intended for Kings Park in Perth as an Indigenous People contribution towards Reconciliation and the development of a new Australian society.  

A commemorative ceremony was held in 1990 headed by Ernie Bridge, the MLA for the Kimberley.

Location

Address:Koolama Street, Warriu Park, Wyndham, 6740
State:WA
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -15.483889
Long: 128.119444
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Culture
Sub-Theme:Indigenous
Monument Designer:Andrew Hickson (sculptor) Joorook Ngarni Aboriginal Corporation

Dedication

Approx. Monument Dedication Date:1990
Front Inscription

Warriu Park is dedicated to those who prepared us for today.

Built by Joorook Ngarni this monument was presented to the citizens of Wyndham.

Aboriginal spirits will always survive in this timeless and beautiful land.

Source: MA
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