Memorial Garden, Port Arthur

4.8
#5 of 8 in Parks in Port Arthur
Garden · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
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  • This is a site of quiet reflection and is a fitting tribute to the lives lost. We walked quietly through the former café.  more »
  • I remember the day this tragedy occurred amd the genuine confusion that followed. Up until then, large scale deaths from an active shooter was a USA phenomenon - maybe mainland Australia- but...  more »
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  • I think what I like most about this memorial is its subtlety, its reverence and the peaceful and reflective nature of it. You could easily spend a day at Port Arthur and miss it, I assume by design, but it is worth a look, to read the names of those lost and to see inside the shell of the cafe where it all happened. You leave with a deeper sadness than you arrive, that is for certain.
  • We must remember those who lost their lives and those who risked their own lives

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