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Kokoda Track Memorial Walkway : 09-December-2011
Kokoda Track Memorial Walkway : 09-December-2011

Photographs supplied by Graeme Saunders

The 1000 steps Kokoda Track Memorial Walk was developed by the Victorian National Parks, and those who had fought on the Kokoda Track.  A series of 14 memorial plaques and installed them at various locations along the walk to commemorate the actions of Australian forces in New Guinea during World War Two.

There are a number of plaques along the track which describe events from the Kokoda campaign and the topography.  Plaques also commemorate the Australian infantry battalions that fought along the Kokoda Track.




Address:Mount Dandenong Tourist Road, Dandenong Ranges National Park, Upper Ferntree Gully, 3156
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.891967
Long: 145.316506
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Walkway
Monument Theme:Conflict
Actual Event STart Date:03-September-1939
Actual Event End Date:15-August-1945
Source: MA
Monument details supplied by Monument Australia - www.monumentaustralia.org.au
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