www.monumentaustralia.org.au

Queensland Ambulance ServicePrint Page Print this page

02-October-2013
02-October-2013
Photographs supplied by John Huth

A plaque commemorates the services of employees of the Queensland Ambulance Service in provided care and transport for patients in Far North Queensland since 1901.

Location

Address:The Esplanade, Memorial Gardens, Cairns, 4870
State:QLD
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -16.917088
Long: 145.775093
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
View Google Map

Details

Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:Government
Sub-Theme:State
Actual Event STart Date:08-January-1901
Approx. Event Start Date:1901

Dedication

Front Inscription

Queensland Ambulance Service

Following the establishment of the Queensland Ambulance Service in Brisbane in 1892, approval was granted by this governing body for the commencement of ambulance service operations in Cairns on 8th January 1901.

The memorial is to honour those paramedics and staff who have provided continuous pre-hospital care and transport since that time to the communities of Far North Queensland

Source: MA
Monument details supplied by Monument Australia - www.monumentaustralia.org.au
Proudly sponsored by UBC Web Design