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Bicentenary Tree : June 2014
Bicentenary Tree : June 2014

Photographs supplied by Nancy Alford

A tree commemorates the bicentenary of the arrival of the First Fleet in Australia.  

The Bicentenary marked the 200th anniversary of the arrival of the First Fleet in Sydney in 1788. Captain Arthur Phillip (1738–1814), commander of the First Fleet, established the foundations of a British colony at Sydney Cove on the 26 January 1788.


Address:49 Hesse Street, Queenscliff Historical Museum, Queenscliff, 3225
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -38.2675
Long: 144.661111
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Tree
Monument Theme:Landscape
Actual Event STart Date:26-January-1788
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Actual Event End Date:26-January-1988
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Approx. Monument Dedication Date:1988
Front Inscription
In commemoration of Australia`s Bicentenary  1988
Source: MA
Monument details supplied by Monument Australia - www.monumentaustralia.org.au
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