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Walls depicting the history of the settlement of Port Douglas were constructed to commemorate the Centenary of Federation of the Australian Colonies in 1901.
A time capsule was embedded in the wall and is to be opened on Australia Day 2101.
|Address:||Macrossan & Wharf Streets, ANZAC Park, Port Douglas, 4877|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -16.480192|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Approx. Event Start Date:||1901|
|Approx. Event End Date:||2001|
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Friday 26th January, 2001|
To Celebrate The Centenary Of Federation
These Walls Were Officially Opened On Australia Day 26th January 2001 By HON. WARREN ENTSCH, FEDERAL MP
MIKE BERWICK, MAYOR , DOUGLAS SHIRE
GRANT LAWRENCE, CHARTER PRESIDENT
A Time Capsule Was Embedded Herein By HON.STEVE BREDHAUER, STATE MP And KAILEB BANNISTER BORN 18.6. 99
To Be Opened On 26th January 2101.