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29-October-2013
29-October-2013

Photographs supplied by Arthur Garland

The Reconciliation Park Bench is dedicated to the original tribal indigenous inhabitants of this area (Moomairemner Aborigines).  It is sited on a foreshore which is a sacred site. The area contains two ancient middens, reflecting the importance of the spot as a gathering and resting place. The Point is located just below the Rosny Park Bowls Club.

Location

Address: , Sheoak Point, Rosny Park, 7018
State:TAS
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -42.871862
Long: 147.364229
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

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

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Saturday 23rd October, 2010
Front Inscription

"Reconciliation Park Bench"

Dedicated to the memory of the tribal Moomairemner aborigines, original inhabitants of this land known as the city of Clarence

A project ot Aboriginal Corporation Tasmania
Dedication by elder Lance LeSage
Unveiled by Helene LeSage & Alderman Jock Campbell Mayor of Clarence

23 October 2010

Source: MA
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