Avenues of Honour is a national project to document, preserve, promote and reinstate the original Avenues of Honour and to establish new commemorative trees, coinciding with the Centenary of ANZAC, the Gallipoli Landings, World War I and through to November 11th 2018 and beyond.


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Avenues of Honour – A Term to Embrace ALL Living Memorials

The term “Avenues of Honour” immediately conjures a precise image in the mind, of a double-row of sentinel trees, lining either side of a roadway, a street, or a path in a park or garden.

It must be noted the Avenues of Honour project uses the term more broadly, to record details about ALL commemorative trees, be they a solitary specimen (as in a ‘Lone Pine’ planting or the “War Memorial Oak”); or arranged as a single-sided row; or planted as a copse or memorial grove of trees.

Whatever aspect or arrangement they have secured in the landscape, these living memorials signify a common purpose for honouring the lives, the service, the sacrifice and the suffering.


Find an Avenue of Honour


  • Tara Avenue of Honour

    The Tara Avenue of Honour was established 11/11/2007 to commemorate several conflicts. This Avenue of Honour is located off Sara St Tara, in Queensland Australia. FURTHER DETAILS Walk of Read more [...]

  • Rokewood

    The Rokewood was established 18/09/1918 to commemorate WW1. This is located Rokewood, in Victoria Australia. FURTHER DETAILS

  • Maffra

    The Maffra was established 03/10/1918 to commemorate WW1. This is located Sale Rd Maffra, in Victoria Australia. FURTHER DETAILS

  • Derrinallum

    The Derrinallum was established to commemorate . This is located Derrinallum, in Victoria Australia. FURTHER DETAILS TREE SPECIES Cypress (Cupressus spp.)

  • Bream Creek

    The Bream Creek was established 12/07/1918 to commemorate WW1. This is located Bream Creek, in Tasmania Australia. FURTHER DETAILS TREE SPECIES pines (Pinus spp.), English oak (Quercus robur).

  • Armadale

    The Armadale was established 1921 to commemorate WW1. This is located Jull Street Armadale, in Western Australia Australia. FURTHER DETAILS Soldiers Memorial Park leading to park centre. TREE Read more [...]