Surfers Paradise Esplanade Memorial Stone

Location of Surfers Paradise Esplanade Memorial Stone

Tricket Street
Surfers Paradise QLD 4217

This is a light coloured stone memorial, shaped similar to a fin. It has black metal lettering across the front and a small round plaque. It sits on a single stepped base with a plaque at the centre front of the base.

Inscription

Metal lettering reads: LEST WE FORGET

In the greatest appreciation and dedicated to the brave Australians who gave the ultimate sacrifice, their life, in protecting the Australian way of life.

Conflicts commemorated
  • South Africa War, 1899–1902
  • First World War, 1914–1918
  • Second World War, 1939–1945
  • Malayan Emergency, 1948–1960
  • Korean War, 1950–1953
  • Indonesian Confrontation, 1962–1966
  • Vietnam War, 1962–1972
  • Gulf War, 1990–1991
  • Somalia, 1992–1994
  • Peacekeeping, 1947–present
Memorial type
Stone/cairn/plinth
Recorded by
Peter Church, Gold Coast City Council
Date recorded
18 March 2009

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