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A statue of Captain Arthur Phillip , the first governor of... News PhotoAustralia,Branch,Governor,Horizontal,Human Sciences,New South Wales,Royal Botanic Gardens,Science and Technology,Statue,Sydney,TreePhotographer Collection: AFP 2012 AFPA statue of Captain Arthur Phillip (R), the first governor of Australia's New South Wales state (from 1788 - 1792), is shown framed by tree branches in Sydney's Royal Botanic Garden on August 1, 2012. The statue was unveiled in 1897 and sits in what is Australia's oldest botanic garden and scientific institution. AFP PHOTO / Greg WOOD (Photo credit should read GREG WOOD/AFP/GettyImages)