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A monument commemorates the pioneers of the Emerald Creek area.
The monument lists the names of those who farmedthe Emerald Creek area between 1931 and 1950. It also contains a plaque erected by the descendants of the Srhoj families in 2006.
|Address:||Kennedy Highway, Emerald Creek Bridge, Mareeba, 4880|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -16.985598|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Monument Manufacturer:||L. Delai (stonemason)|
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Saturday 4th May, 1991|
THESE PEOPLE WITH WIVES AND FAMILIES WORKED HARD TO MAKE EMERALD CREEK THE THRIVING AREA IT IS TODAY
Erected by Emerald Creek Social Club
Chairman F Pavey
Secretary A. Catalano
Unveiled by Mr Tom Gilmore MLA
Stone Mason L Delai