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24-March-2019
24-March-2019

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The sporting oval was named in honour of golfer Judith Percy who was the first Queenslander to win the Australian Ladies Amateur Championships in 1954.  She won this title again in 1960 and 1962.

She was Queensland Ladies Golf amateur Champion on three occasions, British Open Semi-finalist in 1950, Australian Foursomes Champion on three occassions and Australian representative during the period 1949 to 1963.

Location

Address:19 McGregor Street, Captain Cook Reserve, Judith Percy Oval, Wilsonton, 4350
State:QLD
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -27.549557
Long: 151.925395
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Park
Monument Theme:People
Sub-Theme:Sport

Dedication

Front Inscription

Sign :

JUDITH PERCY
OVAL

The oval was named in honour of Judith Percy
who began her golfing career in Toowomba
and was the first Queenslander to win the
Australian Ladies Amateur Championships in
1954.  She won this title again in 1960 and 1962.
She was Queensland Ladies Golf Amateur
Champion on three occasions, British Open
Semi-finalist in 1950, Australian Foursomes
Champion on three occasions and Australian
representative during the period 1949 to 1963.

 

Source: MA
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