Wellington Binjang CentenaryPrint Page
An obelisk erected in 1921 commemorates the centenary of the surveying of Wellington Binjang on the 19th August 1817 by Lieutenant John Oxley, Allan Cunningham and G. W. Evans.
The celebrations in 1917 were prevented by World War One.
|Address:||Warne Street, Shire Council Chambers, Wellington, 2820|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -32.551111|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||19-August-1817|
|Actual Event End Date:||19-August-1917|
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Tuesday 6th September, 1921|
1817 - 1917
Discovered by Lieut John Oxley Surveyor-General and party
August 19th 1817
Allan Cunningham Kings Botanist
W. Evans Deputy Surveyor
Unveiled 6th Sept 1921 by Sir Walter Davidson, K.C.M.G., State Governor
B. C. Wade Mayor