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A plaque commemorates the centenary of Charles Sturt’s exploration into Central Australia and the passing of his party through the district.
|Address:||154 Murray Street, Alcove, Gawler, 5118|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -34.596455|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||13-August-1844|
|Actual Event End Date:||16-August-1844|
|Approx. Monument Dedication Date:||August-1944|
Captain Charles Sturt
Central Australian Exploring Expedition passed through Gawler 13 - 16 August 1844.
The principal discoveries were Barrier and Grey Ranges Cooper and Eyre Creeks.