Toowoomba ANZAC Avenue

Established in 1919, this double-sided avenue of Camphor Laurel trees (Cinnamomum camphora) commemorates those who served in World War One. The avenue of original memorial trees extends along what is now Anzac Avenue (renamed during WW2), from the intersection with West Street/Russell Street roundabout, south-west to the Hursley Street intersection. When the avenue was being […]

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Toowoomba – 25 RQR Memorial Trees

Three Gallipoli Pines (Pinus brutia) were planted on 25/04/1987 to commemorate the 25 Royal Queensland Regiment’s service in several conflicts. These living memorials are located within the Mothers Memorial Park, adjacent Burstow Street (opposite the intersection with Stirling Street), Toowoomba, Queensland. The 25th/49th Battalion, Royal Queensland Regiment (25/49 RQR) is a Reserve light infantry battalion in the Australian Army, based in the

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