Centenary of Federation Time Capsule - Port Douglas, Australia
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member denben
S 16° 28.809 E 145° 27.730
55K E 335846 N 8177326
Quick Description: This time capsule was burried in Anzac Park in Port Douglas, Queensland, Australia.
Location: Queensland, Australia
Date Posted: 1/4/2015 5:29:29 PM
Waymark Code: WMN6J5
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
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Long Description:
Memorial walls depicting the history of the settlement of Port Douglas were constructed to commemorate the Centenary of Federation 1901 - 2001. A time capsule was embedded in the wall and is to be opened on Australia Day 2101.

The inscription reads

"To celebrate the Centenary of Federation these walls were officially opened on Australia Day 26th January 2001 by

HON. WARREN ENTSCH, FEDERAL MP
MIKE BERWICK, MAYOR , DOUGLAS SHIRE
GRANT LAWRENCE, CHARTER PRESIDENT

A time capsule was embedded herein by

HON.STEVE BREDHAUER, STATE MP
and
KAILEB BANNISTER BORN 18.6.99

To be opened on 26th January 2101."
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