Rockdale Remembrance Garden

Ms. Jane Williamson & Mrs. Janice WilliamsPeter Williams - refurbished as part of the ANZAC CentenaryPeter Williams - refurbished as part of the ANZAC CentenaryPeter Williams - refurbished as part of the ANZAC CentenaryPeter Williams - refurbished as part of the ANZAC CentenaryPeter Williams - refurbished as part of the ANZAC CentenaryPeter Williams - refurbished as part of the ANZAC Centenary
Description

The memorial consists of a garden in a low wall and 4 brick walls with 3 modern metal sculptures between the walls. On one of the walls are the words 'In Remembrance' and this wall also has a plaque. In the centre of the paved garden is a single flag pole.

This memorial garden has been refurbished as part of the ANZAC Centenary

Inscription

MEMORIAL GARDEN

This Garden was dedicated to the glory of God

and in the memory of the men and women of

the municipality of Rockdale who sacrificed

their lives for their country in the first and

second World Wars and subsequent campaigns.

Opened by

The Hon. R.W. Askin M.L.A.

Premier and Treasurer of New South Wales.

6th February 1971.

LEST WE FORGET

 

100 

Years of ANZAC

The Spirit Lives

2014 - 2018

Together

We Rememeber

Councillor Shane O'Brien

Mayor of the City of Rockdale

On behalf of the Citizens of Rockdale City

Sunday 19 April 2015

ROCKDALE

CITY COUNCIL

 

The Gallipoli Rose

"It was magical when the flowers appeared on

the upper reaches - not that we saw much

of the upper reaches. But when we did,

we were reminded of home when spring

clothed the hills with flowers. The dead

lying among them seemed to be asleep."

Extract from Gallipoli Peninsula

by Alastair Te Ariki Campbell

ROCKDALE CITY COUNCIL

 

 

Address
Cnr Bay St and Princes Hwy
Rockdale NSW 2216
Location/surrounding area
Memorial Location
Recorded by
Ms. Jane Williamson & Mrs. Janice Williams. Updated photos - Peter Williams
Established date
1971
Dedication date
1971-02-06 00:00:00.0
Conflict/s
World War 1
World War 2
All Wars

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