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Stan Coster
Stan Coster
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The monument commemorates country music singer and writer of bush ballads, Stan Coster.

Stan Coster was born May 27, 1930, in Casino, New South Wales and died, March 25, 1997, at Manilla, New South Wales. The power of the Stan Coster pen produced 161 titles, from age 25 in 1956 to the end of his life. Stan introduced his writing to Slim Dusty at Longreach, Queensland. Slim`s first recording of a Coster composition Return Of The Stockman was in January 1962 .  Stan`s premier success was as a writer of bush ballads sung by other top acts. Well over 100 Coster titles have been recorded this way; from Slim Dusty to Johnny Chester.


Address:Manilla Street, Manilla, 2346
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -30.747778
Long: 150.720278
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:People
Source: MA
Monument details supplied by Monument Australia - www.monumentaustralia.org.au
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