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A floral clock commemorates the 150th Anniversary of founding of the Botanic Gardens in 1818
|Address:||Lower Domain Road, Queens Domain, Royal Tasmanian Botanic Gardens, Hobart, 7000|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -42.867884|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Approx. Event Start Date:||1818|
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Sunday 19th January, 1969|
This floral clock built by cadets at the Science Centre of the Education Department and installed in December 1968, to mark the 150th anniversary of the founding of these gardens in 1818 was officially set in motion by the Chief Secretary Hon. B. K. Miller, MLC., J.P on 19th Januarry, 1969.