Settled soon after a rural community was to develop before finally evolving into Australia's capital Canberra in 1913.
By that reckoning the capital celebrates its centenary in 2013 but the land this created capital sits upon also celebrates its bi-centenary 8 years later in 2021. An interesting article dissecting the tale of European exploration of the Canberra area 100 years on...
Queanbeyan Age and Queanbeyan Observer - Friday 21 April 1922
National Library of Australia-