Aboriginal Women to Kangaroo Island Memorial - SA

  Point of Interest

Position

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

Description

Place Type

Recreation - Point of Interest

Location

107.23kms SouthWest of Adelaide - Driving 145 km (3 hours 33 mins)
655.15kms West of Melbourne - Driving 840 km (10 hours 55 mins)

Address & Contact

Willoughby Road
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Email: N/A
Web: N/A

Information

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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Weather

Closest Weather Station

Cape Willoughby at 21/08:02pm CST
Distance from Aboriginal Women to Kangaroo Island Memorial 8.45km SE
TemperatureFeels LikeRel. HumidityDew PointPressureRainfallWind DirectionWind SpeedGusts
12.2°C5.4°C83%9.4°C1005.1hPa0.8mmWNW35km/hr
19knots
54km/hr
29knots

Closest Climatic Station

Cape Willoughby
Distance from Aboriginal Women to Kangaroo Island Memorial 8.45km SE
 JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
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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