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09-February-2021
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The time capsule commemorates the bicentenary of Australia in 1988. 

The Bicentenary marked the 200th anniversary of the arrival of the First Fleet in Sydney in 1788. Captain Arthur Phillip (1738 - 1814), commander of the First Fleet, established the foundations of a British colony at Sydney Cove on the 26 January 1788.

Location

Address:Main Street, Pioneer Park, Port Kenny, 5671
State:SA
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -33.167722
Long: 134.684322
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Time Capsule
Monument Theme:Landscape
Sub-Theme:Settlement
Actual Event Start Date:26-January-1788
Actual Event End Date:26-January-1988

Dedication

Approx. Monument Dedication Date:1988
Front Inscription

Australia 
1788 - 1988

Port Kenny, Venus Bay & Districts Bicentenary Celebrations

15th - 17th April Time Capsule

An Australian Bicentennial Project to commemorate the nations`s Bicentenary in 1988.

Source: MA
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