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05-June-2018
05-June-2018

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The monument commemorates the Independent Church of Torres Strait and Kaiwalagal.

 

Location

Address:Cook Esplanade, Miskin Reserve, Quarantine, Thursday Island, 4875
State:QLD
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -10.579891
Long: 142.206951
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Culture
Sub-Theme:Religion

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Friday 26th November, 2004
Front Inscription

To The Glory Of God And In Honour Of
The Independent Church Of Torres
Strait And Kaiwalagal Inc
Parish of the Resurrection
         Waibene
This Foundation Stone Was Officially
Laid By The Kaurareg People And
Consecrated By
The Right Reverend Gayai Terence Hankin
Th. A (Hon) Th. L
The Diocesan Bishop
On 26th November, 2004
This Land Was Very Generously Given To
Bishop G. Hankin To Mark The Consecration
Of The First Torres Strait Islander Diocesan Bishop
To The People Of The Kaurareg Nation

 

Source: MA
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