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The bicentenary of Australia was celebrated in 1988. It marked 200 years since the arrival of the First Fleet of British convict ships at Sydney in 1788. The Australian Bicentennial Authority (ABA), pursuant to the Australian Bicentennial Authority Act 1980,was set up to plan, fund and coordinate projects that emphasized the nation's cultural heritage.
|Address:||Heatleys Parade, Rowes Bay, 4810|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -19.244151|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||26-January-1788|
|Actual Event End Date:||26-January-1988|
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Sunday 6th November, 1988|
This Plaque Commemorates The Opening Of
THE PEOPLES PLACE BICENTENNIAL PARK
By His Worship Ald. M. F. Reynolds A. M.
Mayor of Townsville
Saturday 6th November 1988
The Project Has Been Erected By The People Of Townsville For The People Of Townsville And Represents The Origins Of The People Of This Community
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