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22-June-2016
22-June-2016

Photographs supplied by Arthur Garland

An Avenue of Honour commemorates the centenary of ANZAC and those from the district who served in World War One. 

The path to the avenue is lined with rosemary and opens out to blackwood trees that form a circle with a plaque explaining the garden.

Lilydale’s World War One Memorial lists 16 local men that the village lost during World War One.The Lilydale District School has been researching the lives of the 16 men who are mentioned on the local war memorial, as well as their own family members who enlisted.

The Lilydale District School, in conjunction with the Lilydale RSL Sub Branch, received $4,000 from the Centenary of ANZAC Grant Program to develop an Avenue of Honour within the school. Some of the research conducted on the soldiers will appear on interpretation panels within the Avenue of Honour.

Location

Address:1947 Main Road, Lilydale District School, Lilydale, 7268
State:TAS
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -41.251954
Long: 147.215105
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Avenue of Honour
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:WW1
Actual Event STart Date:04-August-1914
Actual Event End Date:28-June-1919

Dedication

Front Inscription

Those who served 

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Source: MA
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