List of Overseas Places of Historic Significance to Australia

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The List of Overseas Places of Historic Significance to Australia (LOPHSA) is a list of sites outside Australian jurisdiction deemed to be of outstanding historic significance to Australia. Once on the list the provisions of the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 apply.[1]

In 2007 the first three sites on the List were gazetted.[2]

List[edit]

The List of Overseas Places of Historic Significance to Australia comprises the following sites:

# Image Listed place Country Date listed Coordinates Notes
1 Anzac Beach 4th Bn landing 8am April 25 1915.jpg Anzac Cove, Gallipoli
(listing)
Turkey 2007 40°14′46″N 26°16′40″E / 40.24611°N 26.27778°E / 40.24611; 26.27778 (ANZAC Cove)
2 Kokoda casualties (AWM 013286).jpg Kokoda Track
(listing)
Papua New Guinea 2007 8°52′39.95″S 147°44′14.99″E / 8.8777639°S 147.7374972°E / -8.8777639; 147.7374972 (Kokoda Track)
3 Howard Florey's Laboratory, Sir William Dunn School of Pathology
(listing)
England 2007 51°45′34″N 1°15′05″W / 51.7595°N 1.2515°W / 51.7595; -1.2515 (Sir William Dunn School of Pathology)

See also[edit]

Australian National Heritage List

References[edit]

  1. ^ "List of Overseas Places of Historic Significance to Australia". Department of the Environment, Water, Heritage and the Arts. Retrieved 12 May 2011. 
  2. ^ "List of Overseas Places of Historic Significance to Australia Gazettal" (PDF). Department of the Environment, Water, Heritage and the Arts. Retrieved 12 May 2011.