Map the Miner - SA

  Tourist Attraction


DEG: -34.3521 138.906906
DMS: 34º 21' 7.56" S 138º 54' 24.86" E
UTM: 54 H 6196818mN 307493mE
Altitude: 247m


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9 Kernow Pl
Kapunda SA 5373
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Map the Miner, also known as Map Kernow or the Son of Cornwall, is a 7-metre (23 ft) statue commemorating the Cornish mining history of the town of Kapunda in South Australia.

Built by Ben van Zetten, the statue stands to at the southern entrance to the town, and is regarded as one of Australia's Big Things. The statue was destroyed by fire in 2006, but it was rebuilt and rededicated 12 months later.
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Nuriootpa Viticultural
Distance from Map the Miner 16.48km SE
Mean Max. °C30.029.525.721.917.414.013.414.817.820.725.227.1
Mean Min. °C14.514.611.
Mean Rain mm15.423.430.133.547.854.152.554.658.538.533.336.8

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