QANTAS Employees Memorial - Remembrance DrivewayPrint Page
A large bush rock with an older metal plaque and a newer brass plaque (1993), accompanied by a number of gum trees planted in four straight lines alongside the Hume Highway. This Memorial is a part of the Remembrance Driveway.
The Remembrance Driveway is on the Hume and Federal Highways between Sydney and Canberra this developed out of a desire to create a living memorial of trees to those who had served in World War Two, rather than construct more monuments.
|Address:||Hume Highway & Saltash Street, Remembrance Driveway, Bass Hill, 2197|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -33.905264|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||03-September-1939|
|Actual Event End Date:||15-August-1945|
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Saturday 17th July, 1993|
This portion of the REMEMBRANCE DRIVEWAY was established by QANTAS AIRWAYS LIMITED in memory of its employees who served their country in the time of war. (original plaque)
This portion of the REMEMBRANCE DRIVEWAY was planted by the staff of QANTAS AIRWAYS LTD. 17 July 1993
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