The Skipton Avenue of Honour was established Circa WW1 to commemorate WW1. This Avenue of Honour is located Glenelg Hwy Skipton, in Victoria Australia. FURTHER DETAILS Western entry to town. Read more [...]
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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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The Gnowangerup Avenue of Honour was established 1930s to commemorate . This Avenue of Honour is located corner Yongenup Rd and Kwobrup Rd Gnowangerup, in Western Australia Australia. FURTHER Read more [...]
The Cranbourne Avenue of Honour was established 09-July-1919 to commemorate WW1 and later conflicts. This Avenue of Honour is located South Gippsland Hwy Cranbourne, in Victoria Australia. Read more [...]
The Whittlesea (2) was established 1/03/1927 to commemorate WW1. This is located Whittlesea, in Victoria Australia. FURTHER DETAILS Concrete gateway marks avenue.
The Toowoomba (1) was established 25/04/1987 to commemorate several conflicts. This is located Margaret Streetand Burstow St Toowoomba, in Queensland Australia. FURTHER DETAILS East Creek Park Read more [...]
The Smythesdale (2) was established Circa 1975 to commemorate WW2 and Vietnam. This is located Brooke St Smythesdale, in Victoria Australia. FURTHER DETAILS TREE SPECIES elm (Ulmus spp.)
The Carnarvon Avenue of Honour was established 18/11/2001 to commemorate WW2. This Avenue of Honour is located HMAS Sydney Memorial Dr Carnarvon, in Western Australia Australia. FURTHER DETAILS Read more [...]
The Avoca Avenue of Honour was established before 1921 to commemorate WW1. This Avenue of Honour is located Avoca, in Tasmania Australia. FURTHER DETAILS Road leading to St Thomas’ Church. Read more [...]