150th Anniversary of First European ExplorationPrint Page
|Address:||Barossa Valley Way, Tanunda, 5532|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -34.531952|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||13-December-1837|
|Actual Event End Date:||15-December-1837|
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Sunday 6th December, 1987|
Commemorating the 150th anniversary
Of the first white expedition into this
Region 13-15th December 1837, led by
COLONEL WILLIAM LIGHT
Surveyor General of the Province of
South Australia From Lyndoch the party
Explored the Barossa Hills, nearby
Tanunda Creek and surrounding districts
His Worship, the Mayor of Tanunda
MAURICE WALLENT J.P.
6th December, 1987.