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The state was named in honour of Queen Victoria, who on 6 June 1859 signed Letters Patent separating the colony from New South Wales. The date 6 June is now celebrated statewide as Queensland Day.
|Address:||Gregory Terrace, Spring Hill, 4000|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -27.455183|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Wednesday 25th November, 1959|
Brisbane Centenary Pool
Opened By His Excellency
The Governor of Queensland
Sir Henry Abel Smith, K.C.V.O., D.S.O.
On the 25th November 1959
J. C. Slaughter, Esq Town Clerk
Alderman T. R. Groom Lord Mayor