Title QUESTION
FEDERAL CAPITAL
Database House Hansard
Date 21-07-1920
Source House of Reps
Parl No. 8
Party NAT
Speaker POYNTON, Alexander
Stage FEDERAL CAPITAL
System Id hansard80/hansardr80/1920-07-21/0125


QUESTION - FEDERAL CAPITAL


Mr POYNTON - The 'answers to the honorable member's questions are as follow : -

1.   A general approval has been given to the plans of the city, which include the reservation of an area, including Currajong Hill, to bc occupied by national memorials. Details of the scheme cannot be worked out at present, and its development must be deferred until matters concerning the city are much further advanced.

2.   A promise, was given that a site should be allotted for such a monument, but it was clearly stated that it was not possible to say which particular spot could be marked out for the statue.







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