Hinkler MP Keith Pitt said the Buxton War Memorial would commemorate people from the area who have served in all wars and conflicts.
Hinkler MP Keith Pitt said the Buxton War Memorial would commemorate people from the area who have served in all wars and conflicts. Eliza Goetze

Buxton to build war memorial

BUXTON Friendship Association has received $3172 from the Federal Government to help build a new war memorial in Buxton.

The association was successful in its application for funding under the Saluting Their Service program.

Hinkler MP Keith Pitt said the memorial would commemorate people from the area who have served in all wars and conflicts.

For more information, phone the Department of Veteran's Affairs Commemorative Grants team on 1800 026 185 or email commemorativegrants@

dva.gov.au.