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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  • Amphitheatre

    The Amphitheatre was established Circa WW1 to commemorate WW1. This is located Amphitheatre, in Victoria Australia. FURTHER DETAILS No signs.

  • Jarrahmond

    The Jarrahmond was established to commemorate WW2. This is located Jarrahmond, in Victoria Australia. FURTHER DETAILS TREE SPECIES English oak (Quercus robur)

  • Broadford

    The Broadford was established to commemorate . This is located White St Broadford, in Victoria Australia. FURTHER DETAILS

  • Bagdad

    The Bagdad was established 1918 to commemorate WW1. This is located Main Rd (now Swan St) Upper Bagdad, in Tasmania Australia. FURTHER DETAILS Tree guards. TREE SPECIES pines (Pinus spp.)

  • Talbot

    The Talbot was established 09/08/1919 to commemorate WW1. This is located Amhurst Rd Talbot, in Victoria Australia. FURTHER DETAILS

  • Jerilderie Living Memorial

    The Jerilderie Living Memorial was established in to commemorate . This Living Memorial is located in Jerilderie, in New South Wales Australia. FURTHER DETAILS South of Township adjacent to Newell Hwy.