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ACT Branch:  History in nature – plantings at the Australian War Memorial 

21 March 2019 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm AEDT

This guided tour of the grounds of the Australian War Memorial will commence at the main entrance to the War Memorial at 2.30 pm. Trees and shrubs and terracing have been important right from the designing of the Memorial as evidenced in early paintings and plans by architect Emil Sodersten in 1930s. We all know of the significance of the Lone Pine and poppies but join the tour to hear about the significance of other plantings in the Memorial’s grounds.

Meet: 2.15 pm in the main entrance of the Memorial for a 2.30 pm start.

Cost: $15 Members, $20 non-members – including refreshments nearby at 53 Euree Street, Reid

Bookings: through TryBooking (www.trybooking.com/BAJDB). You may pay by debit or credit card.

Parking: underground parking is available off Fairbairn Avenue; above-ground parking is available off Treloar Crescent.

Inquiries: Wendy Dodd – wendydodd@hotmail.com / 0408 637 990

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Date:
21 March 2019
Time:
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm AEDT
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