Olympians walkway unveiled

20 December 2004

The unveiling of the plaque for the 2004 Olympians took place on Sunday, 19th December at 6.20pm at Burswood Park.

The Walkway honours each Western Australian that has represented at an Olympic Games and dates back to 1912.

In a new initiative, this year’s plaque was unveiled as part of Burswood Park Board’s Annual Carols in the Park on Sunday, 19th December.

The WA Olympic Council would like to thank Burswood Park Board, the Town of Victoria Park and Burswood Resort for their continuous support of this worthwhile memorial.

WAOC

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