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
The Victor Harbor (1) Avenue of Honour was established 1946 to commemorate WW2. This Avenue of Honour is located The Esplanade Victor Harbor, in South Australia Australia.
Soldiers Memorial Reserve.
Double row of trees. Avenue complete.
* Name (Original Database):
Victor Harbor (1)* Street:
The Esplanade* Town:
Victor Harbor* Details:
Soldiers Memorial Reserve.* Original Features:
Double row of trees. Avenue complete.* OP:
28* Description and Comments:
Trees originally had tree guards.* Species:
Norfolk Island Pine (Araucaria heterophylla)* Species (modified):
Norfolk Island Pine (Araucaria heterophylla)* Signs:
Monument in the middle of the reserve states 'Soldiers Memorial Reserve. Lest We Forget.'* Plaques:
Original names were on individual plaques on trees. These plaques were replaced with brass plaques and located on a new memorial wall in 1999. This was due to concerns about vandalism, condition and liability (tripping hazard). Several plaques were missin