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Plaque unveiled during Western Australia's centenary celebrations in 1929 and commemorates the first European residents home in the district in 1832.

 

Location

Address:Cattle Chosen Homestead, off Vasse Highway, Busselton, 6280
State:WA
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -33.668056
Long: 115.374722
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:Landscape
Sub-Theme:Settlement
Approx. Event Start Date:1829
Approx. Event End Date:1929

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Sunday 30th June, 1929
Front Inscription

                             1829-1929
WESTERN AUSTRALIAN CENTENARY CELEBRATIONS 
                         "Cattle Chosen"
The first white residents home erected in the Busselton District.
          Occupied by John Bussell & Brothers 
                             in April 1832
 

Source: MA
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