Tenterfield School of Arts – National Trust Property
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About this site: On 24 October, 1889 Sir Henry Parkes delivered his Tenterfield Oration at a banquet at the School of Arts. His speech revived the federation movement and led to the creation of the Australian nation. Stunningly restored for the Centenary of Federation the School of Arts houses a museum devoted to Federation, the life of Sir Henry Parkes and the town of Tenterfield.
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