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Australian battlefields in Flanders and in the Somme

by Claude Verhaeghe
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Highlights

  • Visit the Sir John Monash Centre at Villers-Bretonneux

  • Attend the Last Post under the Menin Gate

  • See Polygoon Wood and the 5th Australian Division Memorial

  • Visit Tyne Cot Military Cemetery

  • Stand at Hill 60 near the Caterpillar Mine Crater

Highlights

  • Visit the Sir John Monash Centre at Villers-Bretonneux

  • Attend the Last Post under the Menin Gate

  • See Polygoon Wood and the 5th Australian Division Memorial

  • Visit Tyne Cot Military Cemetery

  • Stand at Hill 60 near the Caterpillar Mine Crater

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9:00 AM, Australian battlefields in Flanders and in the Somme in English, includes Food Only

Duration 2d

Live Commentary in English.

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Australian battlefields in Flanders and in the Somme

Activity Location

Flanders

117 Wortegemseweg

Waregem 8790

Meeting/Redemption Point
  • Your hotel

    Bruges

  • Your hotel or train station

    Lille

  • Your hotel or train station

    Arras

  • Your hotel in Ypres

    Ypres


Description

Day 1:
Leaving your hotel at 09:00 towards Fromelles “Pheasant Wood Military Cemetery”, the museum and seeing where the mass grave was. Standing where the Australians launched their assault on 19 July.
You wll see “VC Corner Cemetery” and the Statue of Simon Fraser.

Driving towards Ploegsteert, lunch.
Going through Messines to Hill 60, the Caterpillar crater, the memorial to the 1st Australian Tunneling Cie, Polygoon Wood, the Memorial to the 5th Australian Div. Visiting Tyne Cot Mil Cy and the German cemetery of Langemark. Seeing Ypres, the cloth hall and the Menin Gate, attending the Last Post at 20:00 before heading to your hotel.

Day2:
Leaving at 09:00 towards Villers Bretonneux, the Victoria School and museum, Adelaide Cemetery, the Villers Bretonneux Memorial, Le Hamel Australian Memorial.
Visit of the Sir John Monash Centre.

Lunch near Pozières, the Windmill, Moo Cow Farm and the Memorial Park. Bullecourt the museum and the standing Digger in the park.
Driving back towards your hotel.


Inclusions

  • Transport in our fully equiped vehicle

  • Lunch

  • A booklet recording the event

  • Entrance fees included

  • A professional guide

  • Bottled water


Exclusions

  • Souvenirs

  • Other drinks beer or alcohol


Know Before You Book

  • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required

  • Children 5 and under are complementary