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Lost Fishermen Memorial Closeup
Lost Fishermen Memorial Closeup

Photographs supplied by Diane Watson

A statue, unveiled in 2008, and park commemorate fishermen who have lost their lives at sea.  It contains plaques with the names of seven fishermen lost off the Sunshine Coast.

Fisherman's Park was dedicated on the 17th September 2006 to fishermen lost at sea. 

Location

Address:Parkyn Parade, Fisherman`s Park, Mooloolaba, 4557
State:QLD
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -26.684167
Long: 153.131667
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Sculpture
Monument Theme:Disaster
Sub-Theme:Maritime
Monument Designer:Wayne Strickland

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Friday 1st February, 2008
Front Inscription
(Plaque)
"FISHERMAN"
A FISHERMAN BRASES(sic) HIMSELF AGINST
A COMING STORM
Bronze by
Wayne Strickland
www.waynestrickland.com.au


(Plaque 2 )
FISHERMAN`S PARK

"The Sea Calls us Home" 
Dedicated on 17 September 2006
to Fishermen Lost at Sea 
Source: MA
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