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2000 Olympics & Paralympics & Centenary of Federation : 03-January-2013
2000 Olympics & Paralympics & Centenary of Federation : 03-January-2013
Photographs supplied by Peter F Williams / John Huth

A plaque commemorates the Town Hall's involvement in the Sydney Olympics in the year 2000.

In the lead up to the Sydney 2000 Games, during the Games and in their immediate aftermath, the Town Hall, as the civic and public centre of the Host City, was again and again involved in the preparations, in events such as the torch relay, and in the celebrations which followed.

Location

Address:483 George Street, Sydney Town Hall, Sydney, 2000
State:NSW
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -33.873311
Long: 151.206631
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:Culture
Sub-Theme:Sport

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Wednesday 3rd January, 2001
Front Inscription

Games of the XXVII Olympiad
The Sydney 2000
Olympic Games
13 September - 1 October 2000

Games of the XI Paralympiad
The Sydney 2000
Paralympic Games
18 October - 29 October 2000

This Commemorative Tablet
Was Unveiled By
His Excellency The Honourable
Sir William Deane AC, KBE
Governor-General of Australia
On 3 January 2001

Greg Maddock      Frank Sartor
General Manager Lord Mayor of Sydney

Source: MA
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