"The Gig" River Rescue BoatPrint Page
A display of the rescue boat the "The Gig" commemorates the pioneers of the district.
"The Gig" was a rescue boat built as a response to the February 1893 floods, which the Lowood community raised funds for its purchase. The boat was used for rescuing flood victims and the transporting of supplies to isolated homes.
|Address:||Peace Street, Memorial Park, Lowood, 4311|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -27.463029|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Monument Designer:||Lowood Lions Club|
|Approx. Monument Dedication Date:||1980|