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Frankston War Memorial

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Phone: 1300 322 842

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 The Frankston War Memorial hosted it's first Anzac Day Ceremony on 25 April 2016. Images are available in the photo gallery.

The Frankston War Memorial is located in Beauty Park between Baxter and Spring Streets.

The project was funded by the Australian Government ($119,550), Frankston City Council ($469,276), Frankston RSL ($25,000) and the Women for Frankston War Memorial and community members who have raised over $27,000 for the project.

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Grimwade Clocktower

General Harold William Grimwade CB, CMG, VD (1869-1949) was one of Frankston’s most prominent residents and benefactors. The son of a wealthy wholesaler and parliamentarian Frederick Sheppard Grimwade...

Frankston War Memorial

 The Frankston War Memorial hosted it's first Anzac Day Ceremony on 25 April 2016. Images are available in the photo gallery. The Frankston War Memorial is located in Beauty Park ...

Comfort Station

The Comfort Station is thought to have been constructed in c1951-52. Sited on a prominent corner on the Nepean Highway, the Comfort Station was a popular stopping point for motorists travelling to and...

Beauty Park

Beauty Park links Frankston Waterfront with Frankston's George Pentland Botanic Gardens. It's a beautiful spot for a walk or stroll. Features: Playground with 5.8 metre high climbing net, com...

Dame Elisabeth Murdoch Statue

A LIFE-size bronze sculpture of Dame Elisabeth Murdoch is located in the foyer of the Frankston Arts Centre.  The statue, commemorating the late philanthropist's contribution to her local commun...

Old School House Museum

Housed in a building over a hundred years old, this museum teaches education from the past. A period classroom includes information about some past students. Photographs and memorabilia provide an ins...

Frankston Park Gates

The Frankston Oval Gates were obtained from the Old Melbourne Gaol that had parts previously demolished. The massive iron gates were erected at the Frankston Oval where gate posts were built by stone ...

Ballam Park Homestead

Ballam Park Homestead is situated just 5 kilometres from the heart of Frankston. The Homestead is an oasis of tranquillity, where the visitor is able to step back in time, back to the days of rustling...

Yamala Mansion

Yamala was one of the earliest mansions built on Oliver’s Hill. It was purchased in 1876 by Sir John Madden (1844-1918) who later became Chief Justice of Victoria, and was appointed Lieutenant Governo...

Cruden Farm

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Excite your taste buds with a variety of Afghan and Turkish meals made to perfection at A1 Kebabs. More than just kebabs, the team create delicious traditional flavours (and even have some sweet trea...

Zoetrope bridge

The Zoetrope Bridge, completed in March of 2012, is both a pedestrian and vehicle combined bridge constructed with the intension to increase and better the access available to the fishing and sailing ...

Peninsula Aquatic Recreation Centre (PARC)

Peninsula Aquatic Recreation Centre features include: • heated indoor Olympic-size 50m swimming pool, with movable boom • dedicated learn to swim pools, and children's pools with beach access • aquati...

Little Spice

Little Spice is known for its high quality food and thriving to satisfy guests. They ensure consistency, authenticity of taste and quality through meticulous standards. They also practice the highest ...

Eeny Meeny

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Olivers Hill Boat Ramp

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The Castle on the Hill

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51N High Street, Frankston VIC 3199