Australian BicentenaryPrint Page
The Tourist Information Centre was erected to commemorate 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:||Belmore Street, Yarrawonga, 3730|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -36.007958|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||26-January-1788|
|Actual Event End Date:||26-January-1988|
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Saturday 18th March, 1989|
An Australian Bicentennial Project
To commemorate the nation`s Bicentenary in 1988
Tourist Information Centre & Gem Collection Display
This building was officially opened by the Hon. Steve Crabb, Minister for Tourism, on 18th March, 1989