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. Marker is on Tuross Boulevard just south of Bridges Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Tuross Head, New South Wales 2537, Australia. Touch for directions.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on November 24, 2010. This page has been viewed 1,385 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 24, 2010. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.