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Kal Ma Kuta Memorial
Kal Ma Kuta Memorial

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Memorial to aboriginal woman, Kal-Ma-Kuta who was also known as Mrs Alma Turner.

Kal-Ma-Kuta was a member of the Undanbi clan who lived along both sides of the Pumicestone Passage. She was married to Fred Turner an oyster fishermen and had 7 children. She adopted the name Alma and was known as Mrs Alma Turner. She lived at Turners Camp in the area from 1874 until she passed away in 1897.

Location

Address:Caboolture-Bribie Island Road, Median Strip, Sandstone Point , 4511
State:QLD
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -27.065917
Long: 153.12765
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:People
Sub-Theme:Indigenous

Dedication

Approx. Monument Dedication Date:1962
Front Inscription

            In Memory of
          KAL-MA- KUTA
LAST OF THE JOONDOBURRI TRIBE
WHO PASSED AWAY A.D 1897
HONOURED AND RESPECTED
BY ALL WHO KNEW HER.
THIS MEMORIAL ERECTED BY
CABOOLTURE HISTORICAL SOCIETY
                     1962.

Source: NRUM, MA
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