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Upcoming events

All Souls Day masses 

Download the schedule here.


Past events


Event Partners


December 2015

Commemoration of Gallipoli Evacuation  Lilydale RSL sub-branch

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Opening of the Werribee Mausoleum extension  

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February 2016

Vietnam Veterans Graveside Vigil

Vietnam Veterans Assoc. of Australia Victorian branch

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Sustainable Funerals Workshop

This event is hosted by Annie Bolitho and Kinship Ritual. GMCT will have speakers at the event.


Altona Chapel Complex Official Opening


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'A Will for the Woods' Screening


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March 2016



Blessing of the Werribee Mausoleum extension

Blessing to be conducted by Auxiliary Bishop Vincent Long.

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April 2016



The Great Cemetery Open Day


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May 2016



Mother's Day Ikebana Workshop
 Ikebana International 


Australian Centre for Grief and Bereavement (ACGB) Conference


June 2016



Rose pruning demonstration


July 2016



Australian Centre for Grief and Bereavement (ACGB) Grief Lecture 2016: 'Remembering Sophie'
GMCT is an event sponsor

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August 2016



Dying to Know Day
8 August 2016 | Fawkner Memorial Park 

October/November 2016

All Souls' Day masses
 Bethel Funerals
Services to be held on a range of dates at numerous GMCT . 

November 2016

Friends With Angels clean up day
 Friends With Angels
16 November 2016, 9.30am-noon | Latrobe section at Northern Memorial Park 
GMCT Annual Meeting
30 November 2016, 1.00pm-2.30pm | Northern Memorial Park 
K&S Funerals information evening
 GMCT is guest speaking
30 November 2016, 7.00pm-8.00pm | 2 Sheppard Street, Thornbury Vic 3071 

December 2016 

Carols in the Garden of Angels
 Friends of the Garden of Angels
3 December 2016, 5.00pm-9.00pm | Fawkner Memorial Park - Garden of Angels 
Christmas With Our Angels (Christmas service and meal)
Friends With Angels
14 December 2016, noon-2.00pm | Latrobe section, Northern Memorial Park 

February 2017

'Death and dying: Lifting the lid on it' 
Eastern Region Palliative Care Consortium
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April 2017

Opening of the Atrium of Holy Angels mausoleum 
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Chinese Ancestor Day  
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May 2017

Sands Memorial Service  
Mother's Day
Activities at GMCT 
Christening of the Williamstown Fountain
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August 2017

Opening of Keilor Cemetery extension 
30 August 2017, 10.30am- 12pm | Ely Court, Keilor Cemetery