Blue Mountains Crossing BicentenaryPrint Page
Plaque commemorates the bicentenary of the first recognized crossing of the mountains by Blaxland, Wentworth and Lawson and their party in 1813 which led to the first inland settlement and survival of the colony. Blaxland, Lawson and Wentworth reached the area of Mt. York on the 28th May 1813.
The plaque also acknowledges the impact this settlement had on the Aboriginal nations of the area.
|Address:||Mount York Road, Mount York Centenary Pavilion , Mount York , 2786|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -33.553346|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||28-May-1813|
|Actual Event End Date:||28-May-2013|
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Tuesday 28th May, 2013|