Jackey Jackey Memorial - QLD

  Historic Site


DEG: -10.94244 142.450302
DMS: 10º 56' 32.78" S 142º 27' 1.09" E
UTM: 54 L 8790004mN 658483mE
Altitude: 18m


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Northern Peninsula Airport
Airport Rd
Bamaga QLD 4876
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Jackey Jackey (real name was Galmara) was from the Hunter River District of NSW was the faithful companion of Edmund Kennedy as part of the 1848 Kennedy Expedition to reach Port Albany.

Jackey Jackey was the only member of the party to reach Port Albany, with Kennedy being speared to death near this location.
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Horn Island
Distance from Jackey Jackey Memorial 43.46km NW
Mean Max. °C30.930.530.430.429.929.328.829.
Mean Min. °C25.
Mean Rain mm387.5467.0358.2228.071.315.

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