Jack Brown Lions Park

Goldring Street, Richmond, QLD

Located on the Flinders Highway, alongside Lakeview Caravan Park, Jack Brown Lions Park War Memorial is the main memorial in Richmond. Symbolising a stylisation of three rifles marking the graves of three ANZAC soldiers who lost their lives at the battle fo the Somme, France in the Great War. Original wooden crosses on the battlefields were made from artillery shell and ammunition boxes. To signify this fact , the centre of the memorial constitutes a steel cross, that extends beyond the uprights. Dedicated on 25 April 2001.

The memorial holds Rolls of Honour for individuals from the Richmond region who served and died in wars. Additionally, there is space for smaller individual remembrance plaques to Veterans. There are tri-service and additional badges to respresent all the forces on the three struts.

Beautiful shade trees and lush green lawns make it the ideal break for travellers. Good clean toilet facilities are available, along with picnic tables and ample parking especially for caravans.

You can also see moonrocks of all shapes and size around the park.
**ANZAC day is held at the Jack Brown Lions Park annually.

Facilities found here:

CarparkCoach ParkingPicnic AreaPublic ToiletWalksFamilyHistory & HeritageExperience is free