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A monument 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:||Sargeant Street, Progress Park, Thoona, 3726|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -36.33958|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||26-January-1788|
|Actual Event End Date:||26-January-1988|
|Approx. Monument Dedication Date:||1988|
Erected by the Thoona & District Progress Association Inc. for the community.
An Australian Bicentennial Project to commemorate the nation`s Bicentenary in 1988.