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The plaque commemorates Bicentennial dedication of Sir Joseph Banks Park which was originally created in 19th century and was recreated in 1988.


Address:Tupia Street, Sir Joseph Banks Park, Botany, 2019
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -33.955572
Long: 151.202148
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:Culture


Actual Monument Dedication Date:Thursday 8th December, 1988
Front Inscription

Sir Joseph Banks
A Bicentennial Project

Botany Municipal Council with financial assistance from the New South Wales Bicentennial Council and local industry has recreated the
Sir Joseph Banks Pleasure Gardens which were built here last century. 

This plaque commemorates Bicentennial Dedication on 8th December 1988 by the Honourable Matthew Singleton M.P. Minister for Administrative Services

Aldermen of Council

His Worship the Mayor                                                                Deputy Mayor
R. Hoenig                   S. D. Coote   F. A. Smith     N. J. Perry    N. B. Charles
A. G. O`Neill O.A.M.   B. S. Troy     G. W. Winter  D. J. Dory     T. M. Jackson
A. K. Court                  J. R. Hertz    A. G. Apps     G. Mitchell     L. A. Kay


Source: MA
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