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An arch commemorates the centenary of Federation of the Australian colonies in 1901.
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 agreed to unite and form the Commonwealth of Australia, establishing a system of federalism in Australia. When the Constitution of Australia came into force, on 1 January 1901, the colonies collectively became states of the Commonwealth of Australia. .
|Address:||Princes Highway, , Narooma, 2546|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -36.217707|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||01-January-1901|
|Actual Event End Date:||01-January-2001|
|Approx. Monument Dedication Date:||2001|
The Federation Arch
Narooma Centenary of Federation Committee
This archway was erected by the citizens of Narooma and District thorugh public donation to commemorate Australia's Centenary of Federation and Narooma`s Federation Festival
3rd November 2001
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