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Ferny Creek Memorial Bus Shelter : 17-December-2012
Ferny Creek Memorial Bus Shelter : 17-December-2012

Photographs supplied by Graeme Saunders

Ferny Creek Memorial Bus Shelter was erected in memory of  those from the district who served in World War One. The memorial is a stone shelter with a memorial plaque which serves as an index to the trees on the memorial avenue and the men that they commemorate. 

The dedication and unveiling service of this memorial, erected by local returned servicemen, originally took place on 20 May 1939. The Memorial has been refurbished with the support of the Federal Government’s ANZAC Centenary Local Grants program and was re-opened by Senator the Hon Michael Ronaldson, the Minister for Veterans Affairs on 30th March 2015.

Location

Address:Sherbrooke & Mount Dandenong Tourist Roads, Ferny Creek, 3786
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.875503
Long: 145.342815
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
Link:http://vhd.heritage.vic.gov.au/vhd/…

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Saturday 20th May, 1939
Front Inscription

ANZAC Avenue Index

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Source: MA,RSLV,SKP,VWHI
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