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.


January 2020                            March 2020
January 2019                             April 2019                           July 2019                                 October 2019
January 2018                             April 2018                           July 2018                                 October 2018
January 2017                             April 2017                            July 2017                                 October 2017
January 2016                             April 2016                           July 2016                                 October 2016
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February 2012                           May 2012                           August 2012
February 2011                                                                                                                                   November 2011
February 2010                          May 2010                            August 2010                           November 2010
February 2009                                                                           August 2009                           November 2009
February 2008                          May 2008                           August 2008                           November 2008
February 2007                          May 2007                           August 2007                           November 2007
February 2006                          May 2006                           August 2006                           November 2006
February 2005                                                                                                                                  November 2005
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April 2002


The Friends also invites contributions for the newsletter.
If you have a story to tell about St Kilda Cemetery, or if you are researching a person interred in the cemetery, you might like to share your information with our readers.

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’.


  • St Kilda Cemetery
    Dandenong Road St Kilda East


Opening Hours

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

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