First World War Commemorative Plaque, Eddy Avenue, Central Station

Eddy Ave WWI bronze commemorative plaqueEddy Ave WWI bronze commemorative plaqueEddy Ave WWI bronze commemorative plaque

Large cast bronze plaque mounted on the western face of the sandstone bridge arches of the Eddy Avenue ramp at Central Station. The plaque features the Rising Sun badge of the Australian Commonwealth Military Forces. Two of the decorative bronze corner studs are missing. It lies within the curtilage of the heritage listing for Central Station and Sydney Yard Group. 


Erected by the Government of NSW in commemoration.

Past this place marched the men who went from New South Wales with the Australian Imperial Forces to fight in the Great War of 1914 - 1919.

Unveiled ANZAC Day - 1925

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Eddy Avenue
Sydney NSW 2000
Local Government Area
  • Sydney, City of
Memorial type
  • Board/roll/plaque/tablet
Recorded by
Sydney Trains
Year of construction
Established Date format: 
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Established date
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Dedication date
25 April 1925
  • First World War, 1914–18