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


  • Verdun Avenue of Honour

    The Verdun Avenue of Honour was established to commemorate WW2. This Avenue of Honour is located Onkaparinga Valley Rd Verdun, in South Australia Australia. FURTHER DETAILS Between Grivell Rd and Read more [...]

  • Beaconsfield (1)

    The Beaconsfield (1) was established 03/09/1918 to commemorate WW1. This is located West Tamar Hwy Beaconsfield, in Tasmania Australia. FURTHER DETAILS Main road to Beauty Point beyond Brandy Read more [...]

  • Bicton

    The Bicton was established to commemorate WW1 and WW2. This is located Point Walter Road Bicton, in Western Australia Australia. FURTHER DETAILS Point Walter Golf Course. Names of soldiers Read more [...]

  • Canungra Memorial Trees

    The Canungra Memorial Trees was established to commemorate WW1 and WW2. This Memorial Trees is located Christie Street , Pine Street and Kidson Streets Canungra, in Queensland Australia. FURTHER Read more [...]

  • Moonee Ponds (2) Avenue of Honour

    The Moonee Ponds (2) Avenue of Honour was established Circa WW2 to commemorate WW2. This Avenue of Honour is located in Moonee Ponds, in Victoria Australia. FURTHER DETAILS

  • Curlewis

    The Curlewis was established 2007 to commemorate All wars. This is located Corner of Portarlington and Curlewis Rds Curlewis, in Victoria Australia. FURTHER DETAILS