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18-June-2012 (Bryan Hardy)
18-June-2012 (Bryan Hardy)

Photographs supplied by Alan Williams / Bryan Hardy

The monument commemorates nine people who were killed when a cliff collapsed near Gracetown.

In 1996, four children and five adults were killed when a limestone cliff collapsed during a school surfing carnival at Gracetown in Western Australia. The victims` families established a temporary memorial at the South Point car park shortly after the tragedy and the Shire to decided replace it with a permanent one, directly above the collapse site itself.


Address:Salter Street, Huzza`s Beach, Gracetown, 6284
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -33.865278
Long: 114.983611
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Disaster
Source: MA
Monument details supplied by Monument Australia - www.monumentaustralia.org.au
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