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28-June-2015
28-June-2015

Photographs supplied by John Huth

The monument commemorates the pioneer settlers of Coominya and District and was erected as a project to commemorate the bicentenary of Australia in 1988. It contains a time capsule which is to be opened in 2039. 

 

Location

Address:Railway Street, Coominya, 4311
State:QLD
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -27.390975
Long: 152.501942
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Landscape
Sub-Theme:Settlement

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Thursday 1st December, 1988
Front Inscription

             Australia
              1788-1988

Dedicated in recognition of 
the contribution made to 
the development of 
Coominya and District 
by our pioneering settlers 
Unveiled 1 December 1988 
            by 
   Cr. Jean Bray, 
    Councillor, 
   Council of the 
     Shire of Esk

  An Australian 
Bicentennial Project 
with financial assistance 
from the Queensland 
State Government.

 

 

Left Side Inscription

TIME CAPSULE
To Be Opened 
26 January 2039

Source: MA
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