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Speakers Corner commemorates 150 years of Parliament in Queensland.


Address:Lady Bowen Lane, Queensland Parliament, Brisbane, 4000
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -27.474959
Long: 153.027304
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Park
Monument Theme:Government
Actual Event Start Date:22-May-1860
Actual Event End Date:22-May-2010


Actual Monument Dedication Date:Saturday 22nd May, 2010
Front Inscription

Celebrating 150 years of Parliament in Queensland
Dedicated by the Honourable John Mickel MP
Speaker of the Legislative Assembly of Queensland

22 May 2010

"I would urge on honourable members mutual forbearance and self-control, and the necessity of not taking exception to words and expressions which might bear a very different interpretation to that which at the time they might be disposed to attach to them."

The Honourable Gilbert Eliott CMG MLA
First Speaker of the Legislative Assembly of Queensland
(From Speaker Eliott`s first speech deliver on 22 May 1860)

Source: MA
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