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what an achievement

to think this road was dug out by pick and shovel beggers belief, the memorial is a lasting... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
poppaDave58
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Port Pirie, Australia
Lovely

Very nice memorial, pity other people don't respect it, letting kids climb over it. Very detailed... read more

Reviewed 2 August 2018
Jazvrx
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Sydney, Australia
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2 weeks ago
“what an achievement”
1 Aug 2018
“Lovely”
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Echo Point Road | Lilianfels Park, Katoomba, New South Wales 2780, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

to think this road was dug out by pick and shovel beggers belief, the memorial is a lasting testimony of days when tough meant something, hard men and hard work....the spirit lives on in this memorial

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Reviewed 2 August 2018

Very nice memorial, pity other people don't respect it, letting kids climb over it. Very detailed and powerful, was a nice find to stumble across.

Thank Jazvrx
Reviewed 3 July 2018

Learned about the three explorers crossing the Blue Mountains & the building of the first "road' across when I was in 4th grade. I love history so I found it interesting. We stopped briefly to see this sculpture memorial & reflect on the past, as...More

Thank RoslynJS
Reviewed 24 June 2018

chanced upon this sculpture by accident on the way to Echo Point , a fantastic sculpture in memory of the men who built the first road over the Blue Mountains

Thank stephen t
Reviewed 16 June 2018

There are 5 statues on this memorial. Two of the five work. They are the convicts working on the road. One is carrying a heavy rock, another uses a hammer. A soldier watches them. The other two are aboriginals. This road they were building was...More

Thank Robby G C
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