Madeleine Stone at Les Stone Park in Wodonga

17 August 2019

Madeleine Stone standing next to the plaque in the Les Stone Park commemorating her grandfather's contribution to Wodonga. Her second visit 20 years on. Following the death of Les Stone First Mayor of the Rural City of Wodonga a park was dedicated to his memory. The park is the main venue for naturalization ceremonies in Wodonga each year, an acknowledgement of Les Stone's close involvement with the migrant community. The plaque on the rock placed by Ron and Jim Begley to mark the entrance to the Les Stone Park. Jim said to Pam Stone ''I found the biggest bloody rock I could to make sure they never try to rename Les's park''. See Archive People Les Stone.

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