Ataturk Memorial, Wellington

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  • Tucked into Wellington's bush-clad hills and up a hillside track is this simple memorial to those who died in Gallipoli with a poignant inscription by Ataturk Ataturk, the founder of the modern Republ...  more »
  • The Ataturk Memroial is located in Tarakena Bay and pays homage to the first Leader of the Republic of Turkey. The memorial was designed by Ian Bowman and is in a commanding postition overlooking Cook...  more »
  • An escape from Wellington, around the bays, a short walk up, or a longer walk on Eastern Walkway. Great views of the bays  more »
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  • Great walk up and down. Very impressive views and historically important as the headland resembles Gallipoli
  • A favourite dog walk Stunning South coast views The memorial is thought provoking
  • Great views on a good day. Easy walk up hill.
  • Situated in a commanding position near the end of a small promontory, the memorial offers breathtaking views of the approach to Wellington Harbour, as well as the opportunity to reflect on significant historical events.
  • Peace memorial...lovely gift from the Turks to the kiwis.

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