Waurn Ponds Avenue of Honour Print Page
The former Waurn Ponds Avenue of Honour is marked by a cairn and a plaque unveiled on the 4th July 1999 in the Waurn Ponds Memorial Reserve.
The plaque records that the Waurn Ponds Avenue of Honour was planted in July 1919 to honour fifteen residents who served in World War One. Thirty five trees were originally planted, but none no longer exist. The trees all had plaques and they were all returned to the family members if known.
|Address:||Cochranes Road, Waurn Ponds Memorial Reserve , Waurn Ponds, 3216|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -38.206948|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||04-August-1914|
|Actual Event End Date:||28-June-1919|
WAURN PONDS AVENUE OF HONOUR
In July 1919 The People Of Waurn Ponds Planted This Avenue Of Trees Honouring The Fifteen Men From The Community Who Served In The First World War
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“LEST WE FORGET”
4th July 1999 Unveiled By Bruce Ruxton M.M. O.B.E
Returned & Service League of Australia
"W. W. II"
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