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A pine tree commemorates the 75th anniversary of the Gallipoli landings in 1915 during World War One, and Arthur Hiller who was killed at Lone Pine in August 1915.
|Address:||Denman Avenue, ANZAC Park, Kootingal, 2352|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -31.057095|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||25-April-1915|
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Wednesday 25th April, 1990|
In commmemoration of the 75th anniversary of the
Gallipoli landings and in memory of Arthur Hillier,
who was killed at Lone Pine , August 1915.
This tree was grown from a seed of the ALEPPO PINE
at the Australian War Memorial in Canberra,
which originated from a lone pine on Plateau 400
on the Gallipoli Peninsula. It was propagated by
Fred Hillier and planted by Tim and Toby Hillier,
great grandchildren of Arthur, on ANZAC Day, 1990
A Kootingal and District Lions Club Project