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The plaque commemorates Darren Lowder who died in 1997.

At the NSW Nacra Titles held at Trial Bay on the Anzac Day weekend, Darren Lowder was electrocuted when the mast of his 5.8 (Even Crazier) hit an overhead powerline. Darren was killed instantly and his brother was badly burnt in the incident. Darren was only 23 years old at the time of his death. 

Darren was a member of the NSW NACRA Association for a number of years and an active sailor who competed in the national Nacra Titles. 



Address:Cardwell Street, Trial Bay National Park Camping Grounds, Arakoon, 2431
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -30.878302
Long: 153.069248
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:People
Actual Event Start Date:27-April-1997
Actual Event End Date:27-April-1997


Front Inscription

In Memory of
Darren Lowder

Celebrated life

23 - 10 - 73 to 27 - 04 - 97
Died amongst his Sailing Friends
at this location
"Chasing After The Wind"


Source: MA
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