Elaine Bicentennial Gates Print Page
Gates erected at Sports Ground commemorate Australia's Bicentenary 1788-1988.
The bicentennial year of Captain Arthur Phillip's arrival with the 11 ships of the First Fleet in Sydney Harbour in 1788, and the founding of the city of Sydney and the colony of New South Wales. 1988 is considered the official bicentenary year of the founding of Australia.
|Address:||Midland Highway, Elaine Sports Ground, Elaine, 3334|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -37.782426|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Sunday 12th June, 1988|
1788 - 1988
This plaque was officially unveiled
The Hon. Robert Knowles M.L.C.
on June 12th, 1988
An Australian Bicentennial Project with financial
assistance from the Federal Government.