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Spirou Road

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Name Spirou
Type Designation Road
Place Id 24296
Place Type Road
Status Registered
Date Registered 5 January 2012
Locality / Suburb  
  Dundee Beach
Local Government Area  
History/Origin Spiros Spirou (1902 - 1972) was born in Cyprus, Greece. He married his wife in 1922 and in 1924 the couple relocated to Darwin, Australia. Mr Spirou worked in the Darwin building industry as a labourer. He returned to Cyprus in 1970 and died from a stroke two years later. The Spirou family continues to live and work in Darwin, with the family contributing to several community events, including the Greek Glenti and Cypriot Wine Festival.

Register & Gazettal information

Date Gazettal Comment
05/01/2012 Date added to the Register.
11/01/2012 NTG 2
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