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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|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Sub-Theme:||Government - Local|
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.