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The Roderick A. Cruice Park commemorates Roderick Cruice who was a councillor of the Pine Shire Council for 31 years and 6 months.



Address:Hay Road, Roderick A. Cruice Park, Dayboro, 4521
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -27.195689
Long: 152.825273
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Park
Monument Theme:People
Sub-Theme:Government - Local


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Roderick A. Cruice Park

This park is named in honour of Roderick Anthony Cruice ( 1905 - 1978).  He is believed to have been the youngest-ever Councillor when elected to represent Division three of the Pine Shire Council in 1933.

`Rody`played a significant role in many local community organisations.  He became a member of the Dayboro Ambulance Committee in 1943, and received the Q.A.T.B.`s 20 years` service award in 1964.

When he retired in 1970, he had provided 31½ years` service to the Council.



Source: MA
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