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31-August-2020
31-August-2020

Photographs supplied by Stephen Warren
The plaque commemorates the centenary of Alawoona from 1914 to 2014.

The town was surveyed in 1914 and is named for the local Aboriginal word for place of hot winds. The post office opened on 1 March 1915 and was closed on 18 March 1988.

Location

Address:Karoonda Highway & Billiatt Road, Alawoona Institute, Alawoona, 5311
State:SA
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -34.735901
Long: 140.508983
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:Landscape
Sub-Theme:Settlement
Approx. Event Start Date:1914
Approx. Event End Date:2014

Dedication

Approx. Monument Dedication Date:2014
Front Inscription

Alawoona Town Centenary

1914 - 2014

 

Source: MA
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