Pioneer Avenue is located in the central business district in Eighth Avenue, Home Hill from Sixth Street to Tenth Street.

Who can apply for a plaque?

Person/persons who have settled in the Burdekin Delta Region before 1925.

What is required?

An applicant shall provide appropriate evidence to Council, of settlement prior to 1925. Eg: Extract from a reputable text, Birth, Marriage or Death Certificate.

A brief local history of the pioneer is to be provided.


Descendants of the pioneer will be required to make a contribution to the project. The level of contribution is currently $750.00 (per plaque).

Council will co-ordinate the project and carry out ongoing maintenance.

Please contact the Community Development Department for any enquiries by phoning 4783 9800 or email enquiries@burdekin.qld.gov.au.

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