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Apply for a memorial tree and tree plaque

Proposing a new memorial tree and plaque

Shrine Trustees consider applications for new memorial trees and plaques provided they are in keeping with the Shrine’s purpose:

To memorialise the service and sacrifice of Victorians and Australians in war, conflict, peacekeeping and peacemaking.

We consider applications for:

  • ships
  • battalions
  • units
  • squadrons
  • Allied Nations or those that have served in ADF operations, forces or groups.

If you would like to submit an application, check your proposal meets our Memorial Trees and Plaques Policy:

Memorial Trees and Tree Plaques policy
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Any new memorial tree and plaque must be dedicated with a commemorative service. Download our Wreath Laying and Other Services Policy for information about conducting a service at the Shrine:

Shrine of Remembrance Wreath-laying and Other Ceremonies Policy
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If you have any questions about your application, contact our team:

Apply for a memorial tree and tree plaque

Proposed date of dedication remembrance service(Required)
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