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The plaque commemorates the official opening of the Tamworth Information Centre on the 26th January, 1995. The centre is now the Australian Country Music Hall of Fame.


Address:Peel Street & New England Highway, Australian Country Music Hall of Fame, Tamworth, 2340
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -31.098889
Long: 150.936924
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:Government


Actual Monument Dedication Date:Thursday 26th January, 1995
Front Inscription

This plaque commemorates the opening of Tamworth Information Centre by the Honourable E.G. Whitlam, A.C., Q.C. on
Australia Day, Thursday 26th January 1995

At the time of the opening the centre accommodated:

Tamworth Visitors` Information Centre
Coach Terminal
Tourism Tamworth
Tamworth Development Corporation
Tamworth & District Chamber of Commerce & Industry
Business Enterprise Centre
Department of Business and Regional Development
Matilda`s Family Steakhouse Restaurant

This project was financed by the Tamworth City Council with assistance from the Department of Transport 

Members of Council: D.P. John (Mayor), J.M. Treloar (Deputy Mayor), L.H. Beattie, J.E. Green, E.D. Halliday, T.Hannah, D.W. McIntyre, C.E. Nash, P.E.Reading, J.P.Smyth, B.G. Taylor, W.W. H. Woodley.

General Manager         Architect: John Carr Architects
Barry F Pullinger          Builder: Segboer Constructions


Source: MA
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