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19-December-2014
19-December-2014

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A sundial 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.

Location

Address:Princes Highway, Ulladulla Council Chambers, Ulladulla, 2539
State:NSW
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -35.356423
Long: 150.474262
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Landscape
Sub-Theme:Settlement
Actual Event STart Date:26-January-1788
Actual Event End Date:26-January-1988

Dedication

Approx. Monument Dedication Date:1988
Front Inscription

                     Australia 
                  1788-1988

This Sundial was erected by 
The Milton Ulladulla & District 
      Historical Society
        in celebration 
                of  
Australia's Bicentenary 

funded by N.S.W. Bicentennial Council  
 

Source: MA
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