Sighting of Mount Gambier, Mount Schank, Cape Northumberland & Cape BanksPrint Page
A tower commemorates the bicentenary of the sighting and naming of Mount Gambier, Mount Schank, Cape Northumberland and Cape Banks in 1800 by Lieutenant James Grant.
|Address:||Lighthouse Road, Port MacDonnell, 5291|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -38.052419|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||3-December-1800|
|Actual Event End Date:||3-December-1800|
|Approx. Monument Dedication Date:||2000|
In commemoration of the bicentenary of the sighting and naming of Mount Gambier, Mount Schan[c]k, Cape Northumberland and Cape Banks on December 3rd, 1800 by Lieutenant James Grant commanding HMS Lady Nelson