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04-February-2020 (John Huth)
04-February-2020 (John Huth)

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The park commemorates the 17000 migrants from 27 European nations who passed through the Cowra Migrant Centre between 1948 and 1955.


Address:Mid-Western Highway, Cowra, 2794
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -33.829617
Long: 148.708384
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Park
Monument Theme:Landscape
Approx. Event Start Date:1948
Approx. Event End Date:1955


Actual Monument Dedication Date:Saturday 26th February, 2005
Front Inscription

EUROPA PARK Commemorates 17000 Migrants
From 27 European Nations Who Passed Through The
Cowra Migrant Centre Between 1948 - 1955.

This Is A Tribute To Their Courage, Resolve And
Invaluable Contributions To Cowra And Australia.

Sited On The Pathway To The Migrant Centre,
This Park Has Been Developed By The Rotary Club Of 
Cowra Inc. With The Support Of The Cowra Shire Council
And The People Of Cowra In The Centennial Year Of 
Rotary International.

Opened 26th February 2005
By Mr Paul Couvret OAM

In The Presence Of
Mr Bruce Miller - Mayor
Mr Russell Turner - MP

Source: MA
Monument details supplied by Monument Australia - www.monumentaustralia.org.au
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