The Old Gum Tree
The Old Gum Tree is a historic site in Glenelg North, Australia. On 28 December 1836, the British governor John Hindmarsh delivered the proclamation creating the colony of South Australia. A ceremony is held each year on Proclamation Day, with the current Governor reading out Hindmarsh's original speech.
- City of Holdfast Bay: "Proclamation Day". Retrieved Sept. 2010.
- "Glenelg - Old Gum Tree". The Manning Index of South Australian History. Retrieved 2006-06-07.
- "Old Gum Tree Reserve". City of Holdfast Bay - days at the bay. Retrieved 2006-06-07.