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09-October-2015 (Chris McLaughlin)
09-October-2015 (Chris McLaughlin)

Photographs supplied by Glen Yeomans / Chris McLaughlin / Peter F Williams

The gateway commemorates the 150 years of continuous education at the Braidwood Central School.



Address:Wallace Street, adjacent Braidwood Museum, Braidwood, 2622
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -35.440312
Long: 149.800069
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Structure
Monument Theme:Government
Approx. Event Start Date:1849
Approx. Event End Date:1999


Actual Monument Dedication Date:Saturday 7th August, 1999
Front Inscription

Plaque :

This Project Could Not Have Been Completed
Without The Help Of The Following Businesses & Individuals.
Braidwood Rural & Building Supplies ;
Braidwood Hardware & Paint ; Canturf ; Greencorps ; Wesfarmers Dalgety ;
L. Coffey ; K. Cseleda;  B. Day; N. Densley; L. & N. Ellis;
R. Heanes; C. & C. Kindrachuk; K. & J. McCarron ;
D. McMillan; F. Palacek ; G. Pritchard; D. Sargent ;
S. & A. Storey; J. Travis & Students & Staff of  B.C.S.
Project Artists - A. Townsend, S. Bleach & A. Marshall.

Plaque :
Colin Waters 
Superintendent, Batemans Bay District 
Declared This Gateway Open.
It Commemorates 150 years Of 
Continuous Public Education
At Braidwood Central School.  
August 7, 1999

Rod McClure Principal.  
Ken Boston Managing Director of TAFE N.S.W.   
Director-General of Education & Training

This Project Was Supported By The Australia Council, 
N.S.W. Ministry Of The Arts And Tallaganda Shire Council

Source: MA
Monument details supplied by Monument Australia - www.monumentaustralia.org.au
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