Memorials in the Donkin Memorial Garden

Visitors to the Donkin Reserve will notice a number of memorials located next to the lighthouse building in a memorial garden made up of spekboom and euphorbia. ┬áThis section of the Donkin Reserve has been dedicated to the memory of municipal councilors who have died while serving the city. ┬áThe garden was unveiled to remember 52 (at the time of unveiling) councilors from different political backgrounds who died while in office and who’s deaths range from illness to car accidents and even assassination.