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Barry Antaw Gardens : 16-October-2012
Barry Antaw Gardens : 16-October-2012

Photographs supplied by Glen Yeomans

The Gardens commemorate the nation’s Bicentenary in 1988 and the contribution by Barry Antaw towards the establishment of Cootamundra parks and gardens. The Barry Antaw Plaque was unveiled in November 1992. 


Address:Wallendoon Street , Jubilee Park, Cootamundra, 2590
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -34.63681
Long: 148.020681
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Garden
Monument Theme:Landscape


Approx. Monument Dedication Date:1988
Front Inscription

               Australia 1788-1988
          Barry Antaw Gardens

An Australian Bicentennial Project with financial
          assistance from the
New South Wales Bicentennial Council
and the Cootamundra Community to commemorate
      the nation’s Bicentenary in 1988
         and the contribution by
Barry Antaw towards the establishment
   of Cootamundra parks and gardens.

Right Side Inscription

Barry Antaw 1929 - 1992

Barry Antaw Was A Valued Member Of The
Cootamundra Shire Council Engineering
Department Staff From 17th December 1964 Until
His Sudden Death On 15th March 1992 When He
Held The Position Of Assistant Shire Engineer,

Barry`s Untiring And Dedicated Service To The
Council Had A Great Influence In Developing And
Improving The Shire`s Parks And Reserves Of
Which The Community Is Justly Proud.

Bruce Ward Shire President November 1992  

Source: MA,ACPH
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