Olympic swimming baths [with buildings] dedicated to those men and women who did not return from war.
[The baths cost $120,000 to construct, the funds in the main provided from local sources with additional grant monies from the NSW State Government.
For a detailed description of the Opening and Dedication:
Port Macquarie News - Tuesday October 4 1966. (PDF format)
PORT MACQUARIE MUNICIPAL COUNCIL
To commemorate the official opening of
PORT MACQUARIE MEMORIAL BATHS
THE HONOURABLE W. DAVIS-HUGHES M.L.A.
N.S.W. Minister for Public Works
1 October 1966
W. G. Alcock (Town Clerk)
A. L. Crisp (Mayor)
[The President of the local RSL Sub-Branch dedicated the pool and buildings.]
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