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.

AGM AND ITALIAN MONUMENTAL CEMETERIES TALK

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When:
October 14, 2017 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
2017-10-14T10:00:00+11:00
2017-10-14T12:00:00+11:00
Where:
EMERALD HILL LIBRARY
Bank St
South Melbourne VIC 3205
Australia
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Friends of St Kilda Cemetery

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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