Bicentennial Commemorative Plaque - Randwick Presbyterian ChurchPrint Page
Plaque commemorates the bicentenary of Australia and details the history of the church.
1988 is considered the official bicentenary year of the founding of Australia. It is 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.
|Address:||Alison Road, Randwick Presbyterian Church, Randwick, 2031|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -33.912703|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Approx. Event Start Date:||1788|
|Approx. Event End Date:||1988|
|Monument Designer:||Arrow Engraving and Foundry Company|
|Approx. Monument Dedication Date:||1988|
1788 – 1988
"Randwick Presbyterian Church"
Designed by Sir John Sulman - erected 1889-1890. Interior design based on amphitheatre, renowned for acoustic qualities. First Minister Rev. Dr Will Scott Frackelton (1885-1896).
Plaque funded by the Australian Bicentennial Authority and Randwick Municipal Council.