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The water feature, with a sculpture portraying Persephone, commemorates 50 years of the Rotary organisation in Proserpine.

Rotary International is an international service organization whose stated purpose is to bring together business and professional leaders in order to provide humanitarian services, encourage high ethical standards in all vocations, and help build goodwill and peace in the world. It is a secular organization open to all persons regardless of race, color, creed, religion, gender, or political preference. 


Address:Main Street, Ken MacPherson Memorial Gardens, Proserpine, 4800
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -20.401776
Long: 148.580314
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Fountain
Monument Theme:Culture
Approx. Event Start Date:1955
Approx. Event End Date:2005


Actual Monument Dedication Date:Friday 21st October, 2005
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Rotary Club of Proserpine Inc.

This plaque and water feature, portraying "Persephone", is to commemorate 50 years of Rotary in Proserpine.

Officially opened by A. H. R. (Royce) Abbey A.O.D.M.C. (Past President of Rotary International 1988 - 1989) on 21 October 2005

Source: MA
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