Allan Cunningham ExpeditionPrint Page
A monument commemorates the exploration journey of Allan Cunningham through the Lockyer Valley in 1829.
|Address:||Warrego Highway, Rest Area, Helidon Heritage Trail, Helidon, 4344|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -27.55665|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||28-June-1829|
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Sunday 18th July, 1982|
This Plaque Commemorates The Journey Of ALLAN CUNNINGHAM Through the Lockyer Valley in 1829.
Unveiled By Cr. STANLEY GEORGE RUTHENBERG
Chairman, Gatton Shire Council
18th July, 1982.
Cunningham & His Party Camped On Lockyer Creek South Of This Site On 28th June, 1829.
He Was At This Stage Returning From His Exploration Of The Headwaters Of Lockyer Creek.