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The Tree of Memories provides an opportunity for families to place a permanent memorial for babies including those lost through miscarriage, stillborn or neonatal death. The Tree of Memories forms part of the Babies Memorial Area which was opened on the 3rd May 1996. 

Sculptured in bronze the tree consists of a solid cast trunk with a polished background on which hand crafted leaves with a personal inscription may be placed.


Address:Doveton Street North & Norman Street, New Ballarat Cemetery, Ballarat North, 3350
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.536592
Long: 143.862495
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Culture


Front Inscription
Left Side Inscription
Tree of Memories 

The Tree of Memories has been established to provide a Memorial for Infants

The Tree consists of a sold cast Bronze Trunk with hand crafted Bronze Leaves fitted to a Polished Bronze background. 

The leaves allow for individual choice of wording up to three lines and remain as a permanent Memorial. 

Right Side Inscription
This Babies Memorial Area 
was opened by the  
Honourable Rob Knowles MLC
Minister for Health and Aged Care
Member for Ballarat Province 
on May 3, 1996

E J Gay Trust Chairman
Source: MA
Monument details supplied by Monument Australia - www.monumentaustralia.org.au
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