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Fernvale Bicentennial Memorial commemorates the bicentenary of Australia in 1988.
The bicentenary of Australia was celebrated in 1988. It marked 200 years since the arrival of the First Fleet of British convict ships at Sydney in 1788. 1988 is considered the official bicentenary year of the founding of Australia. The Australian Bicentennial Authority (ABA) was set up to plan, fund and coordinate projects that emphasized the nation's cultural heritage.
|Address:||Brisbane Valley Highway, Fernvale, 4306|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -27.454444|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Approx. Monument Dedication Date:||1988|
Erected in the Bicentennial Year
to commemorate the achievements
hopes and dreams of
past and present generations
whatever race, colour or creed
"Advance Australia Fair".
An Australian Bicentennial Project,
with assistance from
the Queensland State Government