Tuross Head in Eurobodalla Shire Council, New South Wales, Australia
McWilliam Park Whale Burial Site
Many long-time residents of Tuross Head can recall the arrival of a whale on the beach below, in November, 1980. The whale unfortunately did not survive this ordeal and was buried under the prominent grass mound to be seen on the foreshore.
Erected by Eurobodall Shire Council.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Animals • Environment. A significant historical year for this entry is 1980.
Location. 36° 3.067′ S, 150° 8.45′ E. Marker is in Tuross Head, New South Wales, in Eurobodalla Shire Council. Marker is on Tuross Boulevard just south of Bridges Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 17 Tuross Blvd, Tuross Head NSW 2537, Australia. Touch for directions.
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