Nimbin District Great War Memorial

Memorial 2007 - upgradeMemorial 2013 - after restorationMartin ButterfieldMemorial 2006 - before restorationEast face namesMartin ButterfieldSouth face namesWest face namesNorth face namesSouth face namesNWM Dedication Ceremony Gov Sir Dudley DE Chair 25th April 1925Nimbin circa 1928-35

A white stone pillar monument surmounted by a broken column, dedicated to those who fought, died or were wounded in the First World War. Plaques are attached to the sides inscribed with the dedication and an honour roll. The memorial was commissioned during 1924 and dedicated on 25 April 1925 by the then NSW Governor General Sir Dudley De Chair.


Nimbin District Memoral  
The Great War
1914 - 1919

Veterans listed on this memorial

Rank Given Name Family Name Conflicts Fate Service No. Service Campaign Link
R Ritchie World War 1 view
A Roache World War 1 view
G Robb World War 1 view
M Roche World War 1 KIA view
M Ronan World War 1 view
J Salkeld World War 1 view
J Shipman World War 1 view
C Shipway World War 1 view
F Shipway World War 1 KIA view
P Shipway World War 1 view
Cullen and Sydney Streets
Nimbin NSW 2480
Local Government Area
  • Lismore, City of
  • Roadside
Memorial type
  • Column/pillar
Recorded by
Martin Butterfield and Paul Le Bars, Chairperson, Nimbin Neighborhood & Information Centre Inc.
Established date
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Dedication date: 
25 April 1925
Dedication date
25 April 1925
  • First World War, 1914–18

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