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Plaque dedicated to the explorer Christie Palmerston who discovered the Bump Road in 1877.
Christie Palmerston (1850/51 -1897) was an Australian explorer and prospector in North Queensland. He led several expeditions during the last quarter of the nineteenth century including the discovery of a route along the Mowbray River, which eventually led to the founding of Port Douglas.
|Address:||Captain Cook Highway, Teamsters Memorial Park, Craiglie, 4877|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -16.539167|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
The Ranges From
Port Douglas To
Innisfail For A
Route For The
Railway To The
Discovered The Bump Road