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21-March-2014
21-March-2014

Photographs supplied by Ian Bevege
A lookout at Castle Hill commemorates Graham Jenkinson A.M. for his service to the Townsville community.

Location

Address:Castle Hill Road, Townsville, 4810
State:QLD
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -19.2586
Long: 146.803621
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Structure
Monument Theme:People
Sub-Theme:Community

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Wednesday 8th August, 2001
Front Inscription

Jenkinsons's Post

This lookout is named in honour of Mr. Graham Jenkinson A.M., Townsville`s Ambassador at large (1990 - 1999) in recognition of his outstanding community service.  A former President of the Chamber of Commerce, Mr Jenkinson was Chairman of the Bicentennial 100,000 Trees for Townsville Project in 1988.  He was Chairman of the Coral Sea `92 Committee,  Queenslander of the Year in 1992, and Chairman of the VP50 Townsville Celebrations for which Townsville was named the National Australia Day Community of the Year in 1996.

Unveiled on 8 August, 2001 by Mr Jenskinson in the presence of the Mayor of Townsville, Cr Tony Mooney.

Source: MA
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