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A cairn commemorates an aboriginal named Doolin of the Kameruka and Benbooka tribe, who was also known as Tommy the Huntsman.

Doolin was the tribe chief and huntsman (whip) to Mr. Walker`s pack of foxhounds, the kennels of which were at the junction of the Tantawanglo River and Candelo Creek. His wife`s name was Broulidgee of the Narooma tribe. The cairn was erected by Sir Robert L. Lucas Tooth of Kameruka Estate in 1908.

Location

Address:Doolins Road, River Bank, Kameruka Estate, Kameruka, 2550
State:NSW
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -36.733094
Long: 149.718288
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:People
Sub-Theme:Indigenous
Approx. Event Start Date:1821
Approx. Event End Date:1875

Dedication

Approx. Monument Dedication Date:1908
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