McWilliam Park Whale Burial Site

McWilliam Park Whale Burial Site (HMPOT)

Location: Tuross Head, New South Wales 2537
Country: Australia

S 36° 3.067', E 150° 8.45'

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Whales (generally humpback or southern-right) can provide a magnificent spectacle off this coastline during their annual migration south, from September to November.

Many long-time residents of Tuross Head can recall the arrival of a whale on the beach below, in November, 1980. The whale unfortunately did not survive this ordeal and was buried under the prominent grass mound to be seen on the foreshore.

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HM NumberHMPOT
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Placed ByEurobodall Shire Council
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Date Added Friday, September 12th, 2014 at 10:46am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)56H E 242443 N 6006598
Decimal Degrees-36.05111667, 150.14083333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesS 36° 3.067', E 150° 8.45'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds36° 3' 4.02" S, 150° 8' 27.00" E
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Closest Postal AddressAt or near 15 Tuross Boulevard, Tuross Head New South Wales 2537, AU
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