Lone Pine Tree & Commemorative Wall Print Page
The Lone Pine Tree & Commemorative Wall commemorate the centenary of Anzac and those who served in World War One. Funding was received through the Anzac Centenary Grants Program in 2015 to erect the commemorative wall around the tree.
The Lone Pine was a solitary tree on the Gallipoli Peninsula in Turkey, which marked the site of the Battle of Lone Pine in 1915. Pines which are planted as a memorial to the Australian and New Zealand soldiers who fought in Gallipoli are also known as "Lone Pines" or "Gallipoli Pines", referencing the original tree.
Melbourne Legacy and the Yarralumla Nursery in Canberra have grown seedlings sourced from the trees at the Shrine of Remembrance and the Australian War Memorial respectively, which they have presented to schools as well as ex-service and other organisations throughout Australia.
|Address:||Weller Road, Lancaster Primary School , Lancaster, 3620|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -36.313042|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||04-August-1914|
|Actual Event End Date:||28-June-1919|
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Tuesday 23rd April, 2013|
Descendant of the original
Lone Pine of Gallipoli
Lancaster Primary School
Lest We Forget