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A plaque commemorates the Cameraygal people who defended their country by resisting the British settlement of Australia.

Woodford Bay is historically significant as it was at this site, on 14 February, 1790, during the Governance of Captain Arthur Phillip, that the first recorded meeting in the Lane Cove area took place between the Cameraygal people and the British.

Location

Address:Kellys Esplanade, Woodford Bay Reserve, Longueville, 2066
State:NSW
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -33.827718
Long: 151.173813
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:Indigenous

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Saturday 7th February, 2004
Front Inscription

Memorial Plaque
To Honour And Recognise 
The Cameraygal People
Who Defended Their Country
By Resisting British Invasion

Source: MA
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