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.

AS YOUR HONOUR PLEASES…LAW WEEK 2017 TOUR

Written by Elizabeth Hore. Posted in

When:
May 21, 2017 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
2017-05-21T14:00:00+10:00
2017-05-21T16:00:00+10:00
Where:
ST KILDA CEMETERY
214 Dandenong Rd
St Kilda East VIC 3183
Australia
Cost:
$10 for non-members; members of FOSKC free
Contact:
Elizabeth Hore

Mr Justice ABeckett

SUNDAY 21 MAY AT 2,00PM. COST $10; MEMBERS OF FOSKC FREE
BOOKINGS: EMAIL: info@foskc.org

Come and hear anecdotes and stories about judges, lawyers and those who led a life in the law on this interesting and fascinating tour for Law Week 2017

Photo: The Honourable Sir Thomas A’Beckett, Judge, Supreme Court of Victoria whose grave we will visit on this tour (SLV)

Meet at main gates St Kilda Cemetery, Dandenong Road.
We go all weathers, rain, hail or shine, so please wear appropriate 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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