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An avenue of two hundred and eighty-six trees commemorates those who served in World War One.    The avenue was planted in 1918 by the families of the men and women from the Shire of Creswick. 

An obelisk lists the names of the men and women and their individual trees on the East and West side of the road.  The obelosk was replaced on 11th of November 2017.


Address:Kingston & Alcorns Roads, Kingston, 3364
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.392532
Long: 143.950361
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Avenue of Honour
Monument Theme:Conflict
Actual Event STart Date:04-August-1914
Actual Event End Date:28-June-1919


Actual Monument Dedication Date:Saturday 11th November, 2000
Front Inscription

This plaque commemorates 281 men and women from the Shire of Creswick who enlisted in World War 1.

This cairn was unveiled and the avenue re-dedicated by Hon Michael Ronaldson M.P Member for Ballarat on Nov. 11th 2000.

Lest We Forget

Source: MA,SLV,SKP
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