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28-December-2015
28-December-2015

Photographs supplied by Peter F Williams
The Federation Wing & Aviation Hall of the Fleet Air Arm Museum commemorate the centenary of Federation in 2001. Federation Wing was opened in 2000 and Aviation Hall was opened in 2001. 

The Federation of Australia was the process by which the six separate British self governing colonies of Queensland, New South Wales, Victoria, Tasmania, South Australia and Western Australia formed one nation.  When the Constitution of Australia came into force, on 1 January 1901, the colonies collectively became states of the Commonwealth of Australia.

 

Location

Address:489A Albatross Road, Fleet Air Arm Museum, Nowra Hill, 2540
State:NSW
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -34.936586
Long: 150.554676
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Structure
Monument Theme:Government
Sub-Theme:Federal
Approx. Event Start Date:1901
Approx. Event End Date:2001

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Saturday 9th September, 2000
Front Inscription

FEDERATION WING
Plaque: 
1901 -2001
A Federation Fund Project
A Commonwealth Government Initiative


FEDERATION WING
Supported by the Commonwealth Government to mark the Centenary of Australian Federation  2001

This Wing was opened by the Deputy Prime Minister of Australia The Hon John Anderson MP on 9th September 2000

Plaque: 
1901 -2001
A Federation Fund Project
A Commonwealth Government Initiative


AVIATION HALL
Supported by the Commonwealth Government through the Federation Fund to mark the Centenary of Federation 2001

This Hall was opened by The Prime Minister of Australia The Hon John Howard MP on 1 June 2001



 

Source: MA
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