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.

Life in the Law Tour

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SUNDAY 26 NOVEMBER 2017 AT 2.00PM
Come and hear about lawyers, judges and others who led a life in the law on our last tour for 2017.
COST $10 including afternoon tea.
Meet at main gates Dandenong Road and please wear suitable clothing and shoes and bring an umbrella as we go all weathers rain, hail or shine.
We look forward to seeing you on this interesting tour.

 

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AGM AND ITALIAN MONUMENTAL CEMETERIES TALK

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Come to FOSKC AGM and hear a wonderful talk on Italian Monumental Cemeteries.  Including the significant cemeteries of Milan, Bologna, English Cemetery in Florence, and Staglieno Cemetery, Genoa.   This is a free event including morning tea.

Saturday 14 October at 10.00am at Emerald Hill Library, Bank Street, South Melbourne Vic

Bookings: Please email info@foskc.org
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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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