Towards Federation

image

On 9 July 1900, Queen Victoria gave her assent to the uniting of the separate colonies/states of Australia into one country. Federation took place six months later on 1 January 1901.

image

These mosaic maps showing stages along the road to Federation are in a park in the West Australian country town of Waroona, beside the South Western Highway. You’ll find them in the Federation Rotunda (below).

image

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s