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Bass + Flinders Point Plaque
Bass + Flinders Point Plaque

Photographs supplied by Peter F Williams

Plaque unveiled after landscaping upgrading work at Bass & Flinders Point commemorates the 200th anniversary of the journey of Bass & Flinders into Port Hacking in 1796. 

Location

Address:Gowrie Street & The Esplanade, Bass & Flinders Point, Cronulla , 2230
State:NSW
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -34.072928
Long: 151.153475
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:Landscape
Sub-Theme:Discovery
Approx. Event Start Date:1796
Approx. Event End Date:1996

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Saturday 30th March, 1996
Front Inscription

             BASS AND FLINDERS POINT

The official opening of the landscape upgrading work
to commemorate the 200th anniversary of the journey
of Bass & Flinders into the Port Hacking took place
                      on 30 March 1996
                      in the presence of 
               Councillor Lorraine Rodden
             Mayor, Sutherland Shire Council
the NSW Department of Planning and Urban Affairs
           D.V.Abbott  Director/Engineering

Source: MA
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