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Ballarat East Avenue of Honour  : 02-January-2013
Ballarat East Avenue of Honour : 02-January-2013
Photographs supplied by Kent Watson

In 1917 Ballarat East planted a total of 490 trees (Fraximus species) as an Avenue of Honour to honour the men who had enlisted in World War One. 

A handful of trees remain on one side of the road, the rest having been demolished, most during construction of the rail flyover in the 1960s.

Location

Address:Victoria Street, Ballarat East, 3350
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.558086
Long: 143.888864
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
Link:http://vhd.heritage.vic.gov.au/vhd/…

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:1916
Source: VWHI, MA
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