The Budget debate was brought to a termination early this morning. The
Premier then assured the House that with regard to the projected
Hopetoun-avenue, it was not intended to interfere with the Botanical
Gardens. The idea merely was to make a promenade round the outer edge of the
shore. No vehicular traffic would be allowed. Mr. See promised to make
enquiries into the firing of a gun and the hoisting of the Boer colors at
Fort Denison. The House went into committee of Supply to consider the

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(1900) PARLIAMENTARY PROCEEDINGS [with reference to Fort Denison] The Courier, Adelaide, South Australia (ref: #11825, accessed 30th August 2015 02:57:19 PM) URL :

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