Murwillumbah Lone Pine

Murwillumbah Lone Pine Tree and surroundingsMurwillumbah Lone Pine Tree plaque
Description

The Lone Pine tree is located in Remembrance Place, Murwillumbah and a memorial plaque is located close by. This tree was planted by Mr Arthur Flanagan, President of the Murwillumbah RSL Sub-Branch, on Remembrance Day, 11 November 2001.

Lone Pine trees have been planted throughout Australia in memory of those who served at Gallipoli in the First World War.

Inscription

Plaque

Murwillumbah
Legacy

Aleppo Pine
(Pinus halepensis)

A descendant from the Lone Pine Ridge tree at
Gallipoli brought back to Australia in 1915.

Legacy was formed after WWI to care for
widows and dependents of Australian servicemen
who paid the supreme sacrifice or died later.

Planted by

Mr Arthur Flanagan OAM
President of the Murwillumbah RSL Sub Branch
11th November 2001

Address
Remembrance Place
6 Tumbulgum Road
Murwillumbah NSW 2484
Local Government Area
  • Tweed Shire
Setting
  • Garden/park
Memorial type
  • Memorial avenue/Memorial tree/Memorial trees
Recorded by
Graham Wilson OAM
Established date
11 November 2001
Established Date format: 
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Established date
'; print $new_date; } else{ print ''; }
Dedication date: 
11/11/2001
Dedication date
11 November 2001
Conflict/s
  • First World War, 1914–18

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