On Friday 30 July 1915, three trees were planted at the Mount Pleasant School by “Mr. Thomson, Mr. Tamblyn (head teacher), an Read more [...]
Place Category: South Australia
Sixteen Aleppo Pines were planted at Belvidere, at the junction of Milang and Langhorne Creek Roads, on Saturday the 1st of July, 1944, in honour of the local men who served in World War Two. The relatives of the men planted the trees and shared afternoon tea in the Belvidere Hall afterwards (“Tree-planting Ceremony at Belvidere.” Southern Argus (Port Elliot, SA : 1866 – 1954) 13 July 1944: 1. Web. 16 Oct 2020 .). The memorial trees survive and are marked with name plaques at the base of each tree, with a stone memorial in the centre of the trees.
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