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Kokoda Track Memorial Walk (1000 Steps) History Talk

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Lord Somers Road

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Tremont, VIC 3785

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Guided history talk around the Kokoda Track Memorial Walk (1000 Steps)

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Join Kokoda historian David Howell on this 2 hour guided history talk around the Kokoda Track Memorial Walk (1000 Steps). David Howell has been involved in telling the story of Kokoda for over 15 years. This tour l start at One Tree Hill where a replica of the Kokoda Plateau Memorial is situated. David, wrote the text for the plaques on this memorial.

Over the two hours you David will share with you many stories of individual service and sacrifice during the Kokoda and Papuan campaigns of 1942. He will delve deep into the history of what Kokoda is important to Australia. The magnificent back drop of the Kokoda Track Memorial Walk (1000 Steps) will help bring to life the stories of the past.

Although the tour is conducted over two hours, it is not designed to be a test of endurance, rather a visit the Kokoda Track Memorial Walk at a leisurely pace so you can enjoy the park and learn about the history.

Please wear appropriate footwear and clothing, bring water and a bite to eat.

We will start the talk at One Tree Hill, meeting at the Kokoda Memorial.

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