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Memorial Arboretum : 01-August-2014
Memorial Arboretum : 01-August-2014

Photographs supplied by Sandra Brown
The Memorial Arboretum commemorates the 811 settlers and inhabitants who were buried at the site prior to the closure of the cemetery in 1912.

Location

Address:Auburn Street, Coonamble, 2829
State:NSW
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -30.957357
Long: 148.395228
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Park
Monument Theme:Landscape
Sub-Theme:Settlement

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Wednesday 10th August, 1994
Front Inscription
THE MEMORIAL ARBORETUM CONCEPT WAS DEDICATED BY THE COONAMBLE SHIRE COUNCIL ON 10TH AUGUST, 1994 AS A LASTING TRIBUTE TO THE 811 SETTLERS AND INHABITANTS OF THE COONAMBLE REGION WHO WERE BURIED AT THE SITE PRIOR TO THE CLOSING OF THE CEMETERY IN 1912.

THE COONAMBLE SHIRE COUNCIL AND THE COMMUNITY GRATEFULLY ACKNOWLEDGE THE ASSISTANCE OF THE FOLLOWING RESIDENTS AND BUSINESS ENTITIES WHO CONTRIBUTED TO THE ESTABLISHMENT OF THE ARBORETUM.

MRS LUCY TURNER, MOODY MOTORS, COONAMBLE RSL, LEMMICH CONNICK, COONAMBLE ROTARY CLUB, COONAMBLE BOWLING CLUB, THE EDGELL FAMILY, ELLIS RYAN & CO, MR LARRY BRIGGS, A.I.F. BRIEN & CO, COONAMBLE STATE BANK, COONAMBLE LIONS CLUB, COONAMBLE NATIONAL BANK, MR RAY PICKERING, CANT BROS, MR MAX PHILPOTT, MR A. HANRAHAN, COONAMBLE GOLF CLUB, CECIL FIRTH & CO.

K.J.KEADY         A.G.HANRAHAN           C.W.SIMPSON
MAYOR              GENERAL MANAGER   DIRECTOR OF 
                                                                   ENVIRONMENTAL SERVICE

                   DONORS
COONAMBLE HIGH SCHOOL
COONAMBLE PRIMARY SCHOOL
ROSS LUNN, KEVIN KEADY
COONAMBLE HOME CARE AND DISTRICT NURSES



 
Source: MA
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