Avenue of Honour Arch Ballarat.

Avenue of Honour Arch Ballarat.

$54.95

Ballarat Arch of Victory

10 in stock

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Description

Arch of Victory – Avenue of Honour, the Ballarat Avenue at 22 kilometres is the longest Avenue of Honour in Australia and one of the earliest known memorial avenues to have been planted in Victoria.   The “Arch of Victory” is the entry to the Avenue, and has links to the new Lucas estate west of the arch, the The ‘Lucas Girls’ , whos mother ran a textile mill , were instrumental in the construction of the Arch of Victory. The Girls raised a large sum of money to pay for the construction of the Arch, and were honoured to attend the official opening in June 1920 by the Prince of Wales.

Additional information

Weight 0.5 kg
Dimensions 45 × 45 × 5 cm
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