Picton War Memorial Playground

Description

Memorial playground, with sandstone obelisk with brass plaques attached. The obelisk is positioned on a stepped platform. The memorial was established in 1951 and rededicated on 11 November 2006. 

Inscription

Platform

Lest We Forget

Plaque 1

In honour of
the men & women who served
Australian time of conflict
during World War II
Lest We Forget

Plaque 2

”Greater love hath no man'

This children's playground is
dedicated to the memory of
our war dead

Tribute from the Picton R.S.L.

'Lest We Forget'

1951

Plaque 3

This memorial was inaugurated
by
Peta Seton MP
& rededicated by
Pastor Peter Burge
with the
generous support of
Albt Schultz MP,
Wollondilly Shire Council &
the local community
in memory of all
who served this country
11-11-06.

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Address
RSL Memorial Park
Argyle Street (Rememberance Drive)
Picton NSW 2571
Australia
Local Government Area
  • Wollondilly Shire
Setting
  • Garden/park
Memorial type
  • Other
Recorded by
Peter Levarre-Waters
Year of construction
1951
Established Date format: 
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Established date
'; print $new_date; } else{ print ''; }
Dedication date
11 November 2006
Conflict/s
  • Second World War, 1939–45
  • All conflicts