Australian BicentenaryPrint Page
A plaque commemorates the official opening of the City Mall which was funded to commemorate Australia's bicentenary in 1988.
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:||MacMahon Street, Council Chambers, Hurstville, 2220|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -33.964987|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Approx. Event Start Date:||1788|
|Approx. Event End Date:||1988|
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Wednesday 14th December, 1988|
HURSTVILLE CITY COUNCIL
THIS PLAQUE WAS UNVEILED BY MR G. YEOMANS B.A., Dip Ed., MP.
TO COMMEMORATE THE OFFICIAL OPENING OF CITY MALL
THIS PROJECT WAS MADE POSSIBLE WITH THE FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE OF THE NEW SOUTH WALES BI-CENTENARY COUNCIL
BRIAN McDONALD H.E.J. WALLACE
MAYOR CITY MAYOR