Bicentenary of Captain CookPrint Page
An Anchor commemorates bicentenary of Captain Cook`s voyage and also the part played by maritime services in the region.
|Address:||Annetts Parade, Mossy Point, 2537|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -35.83848|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||22-April-1770|
|Actual Event End Date:||22-April-1770|
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Wednesday 22nd April, 1970|
SHIRE OF EUROBODALLA
This Anchor, Raised From The Tomaga River
Where It Had Served As An Aid To Navigation
During The Early Part Of This Century, Was
Erected By The Eurobodalla Shire Council
With The Help Of Public Subscription To
Commemorate The Bi-Centenary Of Captain
Cook`s Historic Voyage Of Discovery Along
The N.S.W. Coastline, Passing Tomhahgan
(The Aboriginal Name For The River) On
This Day 200 Years Ago. It Also Recalls
The Significant Part Played By The
Maritime Services In The Development Of
This Region In The Early Days Of
A E Fenning, Shire President,
22 April 1970.