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The Laura Water Supply commemorates William David Cross, an executive committee member and councillor of the Cook Shire from 1985 to 1997.


Address:Terminus Street, Laura Town Hall, Laura, 4871
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -15.558474
Long: 144.446462
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Structure
Monument Theme:People
Sub-Theme:Government - Local


Actual Monument Dedication Date:Saturday 4th October, 1997
Front Inscription

Plaque :

Cook Shire Council Laura Water Supply

The sub-artesian water supply, the reticulation and the treatment plant for the Township of Laura were funded by the Queensland Government and officially opened on 4th October 1997 by Cr. Graham Elmes, Mayor

Plaque :

Cook Shire Council Laura Water Supply

The Laura Water Supply is dedicated to the memory of William (Bill) David Cross

Executive Committee Member of Cook Shire Council 1985 - 1988
Councillor of Cook Shire Council 1988 - 1997

A gentleman and a true community representative

Graham Elmes    Mayor


Source: MA
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