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.

TOURS FOR 2020

Written by Elizabeth Hore. Posted in

TOURS FOR 2020 WILL BE ANNOUNCED IN EARLY JANUARY ON THIS PAGE FOR A COMMENCEMENT IN APRIL 2020.

THANK YOU TO EVERYONE WHO ATTENDED OUR TOURS DURING 2019.

THE FRIENDS OF ST KILDA CEMETERY WISH ALL A JOYEUX CHRISTMAS SEASON AND HOPE EVERYONE HAS A HAPPY AND SAFE HOLIDAY BREAK.

CHRISTMAS GREETINGS AND BEST WISHES FOR THE NEW YEAR.

 

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

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