Friends of St Kilda Cemetery

The Friends of St Kilda Cemetery are a not-for-profit community group working actively with Southern Metropolitan Cemeteries Trust, the administrators of St Kilda Cemetery.

ARTISTS BURIED at ST KILDA CEMETERY

Written by Meni Christofakis. Posted in

Join Elizabeth Hore on one of our favourite tours around the graves of Artists buried at St Kilda Cemetery, including Hugh Ramsay, Sybil Craig… Plus Alfred Felton (Felton Bequest, NGV) and some new finds.

As always, this tour will be colourful and engaging and have something of interest for everyone.

sybil craig picture

Artist: Sybil Craig; buried CE D 220

ST KILDA CEMETERY
DANDENONG ROAD ST KILDA EAST (MELWAYS 58-F9)

Cost: $10 for non-members, members free. Meet at the Main gates at 2pm

Bookings required. Ring 95316832, email info@foskc.org or go to www.foskc.org

We go all weathers, rain, hail or shine so please wear suitable clothing and footwear and bring an umbrella

Did you know - the remains of three victims from the fever ship “Glen Huntly” were removed from Point Ormond and reburied in St Kilda Cemetery in 1898.

Did you know - that Major General Sir John Hoad, the Australian Army’s second Chief of the General Staff, started his working career as a teacher. His last teaching position was at Brighton Road State School no.1479, St Kilda.

Did you know - that on 27 August 1890 in the St Kilda Cemetery a memorial was unveiled to honour the early pioneers who had come out in the ship ‘Glen Huntly’.

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  • St Kilda Cemetery
    Dandenong Road St Kilda East

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Daylight Savings 8.00am - 8.00pm
Normal Hours 8.00am - 6.00pm

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