Windorah Rock of Remembrance

Location of Windorah Rock of Remembrance

Caravan Park
310km south-west of Longreach
Windorah QLD 4481

Large stone memorial with three metal plaques inserted. Resting on a concrete platform. Memorial honours those who served for the British Empire including Lighthorse service personnel. On 20 June 1981 the Rock of Remembrance was registered as a Foundation Member of the Australian Stockmans Hall of Fame and Outback Heritage Centre, Longreach.

Inscription

1st Plaque reads:

In Remembrance of the Men and Women of the Windorah and District who served the British Empire on Active Service.

Boer War 1899–1902 - (1 name is listed)
World War I - 1914 - 1918 - (names listed below)
World War II - 1939 - 1945 (names listed below)

Conflicts commemorated
  • South Africa War, 1899–1902
  • First World War, 1914–1918
  • Second World War, 1939–1945
  • Malayan Emergency, 1948–1960
Memorial type
Stone/cairn/plinth
Recorded by
Shirley and Trevor McIvor/Dennis Stocks and Doug Tanner
Date recorded
24 February 2009