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.

 

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  • Numurkah

    The Numurkah was established 16/11/1986 to commemorate WW2. This is located Tocumwal Rd and Pine St Numurkah, in Victoria Australia. FURTHER DETAILS

  • Port Fairy

    The Port Fairy was established 1918 to commemorate WW1. This is located Griffiths St Port Fairy, in Victoria Australia. FURTHER DETAILS Adjacent to Moyne River.

  • Lysterfield

    The Lysterfield was established 13/08/1919 to commemorate WW1. This is located Corner Lysterfield and Wellington Rds Lysterfield, in Victoria Australia. FURTHER DETAILS TREE SPECIES 4 English oak Read more [...]

  • Bullarook

    The Bullarook was established Circa 1921 to commemorate WW1. This is located Main Rd Bullarook, in Victoria Australia. FURTHER DETAILS