Aboriginal Women to Kangaroo Island Memorial - SA

  Historic Site


DEG: -35.790428 138.064407
DMS: 35º 47' 25.54" S 138º 03' 51.87" E
UTM: 54 H 6035319mN 234687mE
Altitude: 1m


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Willoughby Road
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Memorial to the Aboriginal Women that were brought to Kangaroo Island from the nearby Fleurieu Peninsula and Kangaroo Island. Betty Thomas, a Tasmanian Aboriginal woman was brought to Kangaroo Island in 1827 and with her husband, Nat Thomas had 3 children and farmed the area until 1878. Their eldest daughter, Mary was the first official child born in South Australia in 1833, 3 years before South Australia was officially settled.
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Cape Willoughby
Distance from Aboriginal Women to Kangaroo Island Memorial 8.45km SE
Mean Max. °C21.621.820.819.116.914.914.214.515.917.619.120.6
Mean Min. °C15.816.415.614.212.510.89.89.610.311.413.014.4
Mean Rain mm18.318.021.539.561.675.281.573.956.241.928.323.0

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