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24-July-2017
24-July-2017

Photographs supplied by Kent Watson

An overpass commemorates those who served in World War One.  

Within the overpass there are screens patterned with a grey leaf with 3,801 leaves dedicated to those from the Ballarat District who served, and  744 red coloured leaves dedicated to those who died in service or were killed in action in World War One.

 

Location

Address:Western Highway & Remembrance Drive, Burrumbeet, 3352
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.475879
Long: 143.675213
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

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

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Sunday 12th April, 2015
Front Inscription

Plaque :

The Ballarat Avenue of Honour was officially re-connected on 12 April 2015 by Senator the Hon. Michael Ronaldson Minister for Veterans Affairs  Minister Assisting the Prime Minister for the Centenary of ANZAC  Special Minister of State

and Hon Luke Donnellan MP Minister for Roads and Road Safety

 

Source: MA
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