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.

Events

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TOURS FOR 2020 @ St Kilda Cemetery
Dec 1 2019 @ 10:45 pm – Jan 10 2020 @ 12:54 am

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’.

Location

  • St Kilda Cemetery
    Dandenong Road St Kilda East

Contact

Opening Hours

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

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