Gold Discovery Memorial Print Page
Memorial with a fountain and a statue of a miner commemorating the discovery of gold at Stockyard Creek. The statue was erected by the Apex Club of Foster.
The plaque lists Daniel Graham, Griffith Griffith, James Northey, James Palmer and Alfred Sparkes as the men who found gold near this site in 1870 at Stockyard Creek, now known as Foster.
|Address:||South Gippsland Highway, Pearl Park, Foster, 3960|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -38.651447|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Approx. Event Start Date:||1870|
|Approx. Event End Date:||1870|
|Monument Designer:||R. McMaster|
In commemoration of the discovery of gold near this site by
in early 1870