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A very lovely tribute to those war heroes who sadly gave their lives during World War 1. Each tree... read more

Reviewed 30 October 2018
travelnsw
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Newcastle, Australia
Good local history!

There is an excellent information booklet that tells the stories behind the fallen men of Roma... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2018
Desmond C
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Brisbane, Australia
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Cnr Station and Wyndam streets | Bungil Street, Roma, Queensland 4455, Australia
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Reviewed 30 October 2018

A very lovely tribute to those war heroes who sadly gave their lives during World War 1. Each tree is dedicated to one soldier and has a plaque with the name, unit they were attached to and the battle they died in. It stretches over...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank travelnsw
Reviewed 3 October 2018

There is an excellent information booklet that tells the stories behind the fallen men of Roma during The Great War. At each tree there is also a plaque that provides details on the soldier each tree is planted in honour of.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Desmond C
Reviewed 4 August 2018

The bottle trees along the streets and the plaques underneath them make a good tourist attraction. The information about each person is interesting and makes for a personal introduction to those who made the ultimate sacrifice for our country

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Michelle O
Reviewed 14 July 2018

A really beautiful way to memorialize and honor those who lost from Roma, who lost their lives in WW I. To read the plaque below each Bottle Tree displays the tragedy these young men endured, but their sacrifice shall always be honoured with the beauty...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank FyingKiwi
Reviewed 2 March 2018 via mobile

How to describe this wonderful avenue of hero’s? For visitors this is a ‘must do’ - for those who live here in Roma you have to have something blocked out on your calendar for Anzac Day and if you don’t- you should do that now...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank BJ4455
Reviewed 8 October 2017

There are bottle trees planted for each soldier who gave the ultimate sacrifice in war . A very sobering walk.

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

Do the tour. It's very easy to find and a great way to learn about the region and current issues faced by farmers. They also help you to navigate your way around without getting stuck between opening and closing gates as the cattle are moved...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank MegsyJane
Reviewed 28 August 2017

A wonderful tribute to the soldiers from Roma. Trees are well maintained. The Anzac Day commemoration ceremony where wreaths are placed at every tree would be something to witness. A most thoughtful way to remember those who gave their lives.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank george86
Reviewed 14 August 2017

It is wonderful how these small country towns remember their fallen from the 2 wars. The street is lined by many boab trees each with a plaque come erasing a fallen soldir

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Malificent007
Reviewed 19 June 2017

The Heroes Avenue is impressive regardless of the time of year, but for ANZAC Day it is truly amazing. You can feel the historical significance of the place and the meaning it holds for the town.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Debra S
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