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McDonalds Family Restaurant : 19-February-2012
McDonalds Family Restaurant : 19-February-2012
Photographs supplied by Graeme Saunders

Plaque commemorates the first McDonalds Family Restaurant in Victoria.

In 1973 a time capsule was sealed to mark the opening of the restaurant.

Location

Address:High Street & Springvale Road, McDonalds Restaurant, Glen Waverley, 3150
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.874747
Long: 145.167111
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:Technology
Sub-Theme:Industry
Approx. Event Start Date:1973

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Tuesday 2nd October, 1973
Front Inscription

 THIS TIME CAPSULE WAS SEALED IN PLACE ON TUESDAY, OCTOBER 2, 1973, TO MARK THE GRAND OPENING OF THIS RESTAURANT, WHICH WAS THE FIRST TO BE ESTABLISHED IN VICTORIA.

THE TIME CAPSULE WILL BE OPENED ON OCTOBER 2, 2000 IT CONTAINS THE FOLLOWING ITEMS:- DAILY AND LOCAL NEWSPAPERS FOR TUESDAY, OCTOBER 2, 1973.

CURRENCY: COINS TO THE VALUE OF A BIG MAC. 1973 FEDERAL BUDGET.

VARIOUS MCDONALDS EQUIPMENT AND THE ITEMS OF INTEREST FROM THE YEAR 1973.

Source: MA
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