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Temporary closure - Atrium of Holy Angels 06/12/2018

Please note the Atrium of Holy Angels mausoleum will be temporarily closed to the public until further notice.

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Gallipoli Oak tribute at Keilor 30/11/2018

A commemorative Gallipoli Oak planted at Keilor Cemetery will provide a lasting tribute to local community members who served at war. The oak was recently dedicated at a special ceremony hosted in partnership with Keilor Historical Society.

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Sharing the stories of a 'deathwalker' 30/11/2018

'Deathwalker' and celebrant Zenith Virago intrigued and enlightened attendees at the GMCT annual meeting this week as she explored how local communities are reclaiming and reshaping the death and dying process.

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Community pop-up success 30/11/2018

More than 150 community members had their say on cemeteries at GMCT's community engagement pop-up at the Fawkner Festa. 

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Lilydale children's Christmas service 14/12/2018

Join us for a children's Christmas service and picnic to be held at Lilydale Memorial Park on Friday 14 December 2018.

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Remembering baby Sandra 30/10/2018

GMCT was proud to support a special infant memorial service recently held at Preston Cemetery.  

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Annual Meeting 2018 28/11/2018

Join us at GMCT’s 2018 Annual Meeting for a special presentation by ‘deathwalker’ and celebrant Zenith Virago. 

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Working hand-in-hand with our community 30/10/2018

Consultation with our community and our customers is crucial to planning for cemeteries that meet the needs of all Victorians. A key part of this is respecting the end-of-life customs and traditions of Melbourne’s diverse population.  

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All Souls' Day 2018 24/10/2018

GMCT will host community All Souls' Day masses at our cemeteries in October and November 2018.

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Memorialising young people 27/09/2018

GMCT is seeking community input on how cemeteries can best support the remembrance of children and young people who have passed away.