2 responses to “Exhibition a reminder of forgotten past”

  1. Certainly very difficult to comprehend the magnitude and horror on his life.

    I am a resident living in Westbrook. My wife and I are organising a Free Family Fun Day in 21 October 2012. I have been in touch with several other survivors who now live in Rockhampton. They have shown an interest in returning to our community just for the Family Fun Day. I would like to extend the offer to Al Fletcher and his family.

    Our community is still coming to terms with the image of what has happened here and by holding the Family Fun Day I hope to be able to further extend our hands to the survivors.

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