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Walter Forrester Park

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Name Walter Forrester Park
Type Designation Urban Park
Place Id 24194
Place Type Park or Cemetery
Status Registered
Date Registered 4 August 2011
Location (Datum GDA94)  
Latitude: -23° 41' S (Decimal degrees -23.69216)
Longitude: 133° 51' E (Decimal degrees 133.8616)
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Locality / Suburb  
  Alice Springs
Local Government Area  
  Alice Springs Town Council
History/Origin Named after Walter Forrester, a member of one of the original family groups to settle at Morris Soak. He established a small area as a park for children to play safely and later developed a small orchard there.

This park is situated within Morris Soak town camp, Alice Springs.

Register & Gazettal information

Date Gazettal Comment
04/08/2011 Date added to the Register.
17/08/2011 NTG33
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