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14-February-2021
14-February-2021

Photographs supplied by Stephen Warren

The shelter commemorates the centenary of the Federation of Australia.

The Federation of Australia was the process by which the six separate British self governing colonies of Queensland, New South Wales, Victoria, Tasmania, South Australia and Western Australia formed one nation.  When the Constitution of Australia came into force, on 1 January 1901, the colonies collectively became states of the Commonwealth of Australia.

Location

Address:Burra - Eudunda Road, Centenary Gardens, Eudunda, 5374
State:SA
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -34.173836
Long: 139.083823
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Structure
Monument Theme:Government
Sub-Theme:Federal
Actual Event Start Date:01-January-1901
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Actual Event End Date:01-January-2001
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Dedication

Approx. Monument Dedication Date:
Front Inscription

Centenary of Federation
1901 - 2001

Eudunda Celebrated
28th to 30th September 2001

This project depicts the history of transport over the last one hundred years in Eudunda area.  Stories and pictures were hand painted on to stoneware tiles, by adults and children from the Eudunda community.  Stone for the walls donated by Kym and Julie Schulz and family from Australia Plains.

The project funding came from Regional Council of Goyder, Centenary of Federation SA, Country Arts SA, and the Eudunda Community Business and Tourism Assocaiton.

Volunteers who contributed to this project
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Plaque :

This project was part of the Eudunda 
celebrations of 
Australia`s Centenary of Federation in 2001

Funded by Centenary of Federation of SA 
and Regional Council of Goyder 
with the support of community volunteers

 

Source: MA
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