www.monumentaustralia.org.au

Women of FassifernPrint Page Print this page

Women of Fassifern : 2009
Women of Fassifern : 2009

Photographs supplied by Diane Watson / John Huth

A monument commemorates the women of the Fassifern District.

Monument characteristics :

A  4 metre semi-circular altar made of local trancite rock, a shape intended to convey "protection and welcome", over which flows a fountain across a small stone cairn into a pool and thence into the lake and its eventual destination `to nourish and prosper the lands of Fassifern`

Location

Address:Lake Moogerah Road, Haigh Park, Lake Moogerah, Moogerah, 4310
State:QLD
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -28.028889
Long: 152.563611
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
View Google Map

Details

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

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Saturday 7th September, 1968
Front Inscription

THIS MEMORIAL COMMEMORATES
THE FAITH, HOPE AND CHARITY OF THE

       WOMEN OF FASSIFERN
     HONOURED IN OUR HISTORY
ERECTED BY THE SHIRE OF BOONAH 
THE ORIGINAL DISTRICT OF FASSIFERN
DISCOVERED BY COMMANDANT PATRICK LOGAN 1827.
SETTLEMENT BEGAN IN THIS VALLEY 1842.
THIS PLAQUE WAS DONATED BY
THE QUEENSLAND WOMEN`S HISTORICAL ASSOCIATION.
UNVEILED SEPTEMBER 7th 1968
          BY MRS. ANNIE MULLER
WIFE OF MR. A.G. MULLER M.L.A. FOR FASSIFERN
               1935 - 1969.

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