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The sculptured bust commemorates the Aboriginal man, Woollarawarre Bennelong (c. 1764 – 1813), who with his wife Barangaroo, were leaders of the Eora people, and mediators between their people and the British in the late 18th and early 19th century.  Bennelong was a mediator both in the colony of New South Wales and in the United Kingdom.

 

Location

Address:Grosvenor & Gloucester Streets, St Patrick`s Church, The Rocks, 2000
State:NSW
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -33.863194
Long: 151.205927
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Sculpture
Monument Theme:People
Sub-Theme:Indigenous
Artist:Roger Apte
Link:https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Benne…

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Sunday 12th December, 2021
Source: MA
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