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CEO encourages focus on emotive landscapes 03/11/2017

The global cemetery industry and the communities they serve would benefit from working together to create emotive landscapes in memorial parks, says GMCT CEO Jacqui Weatherill.

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Cemetery visitation during All Souls' masses 02/11/2017

GMCT will host All Souls’ Day mass services over the next week. Please note there may be increased vehicular and pedestrian traffic during this time.

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2016-17 annual meeting 31/10/2017

What will cemeteries of the future be like? Join us for GMCT’s 2016-17 annual meeting and a special presentation exploring cemeteries in the digital age.

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Customer support – in any language 30/10/2017

For your convenience, we have translated key information about our cemeteries, our services and our customer experience into six languages: Arabic, Mandarin, Cantonese, Vietnamese, Italian and Greek.

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All Souls' Day at GMCT 24/10/2017

GMCT will host 10 community All Souls' Day masses at nine cemeteries in October and November 2017.

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Spring greenery at Campbellfield Creek 05/10/2017

GMCT has been hard at work planting new trees, shrubs and grasses at Fawkner Memorial Park to rehabilitate Campbellfield Creek in partnership with Melbourne Water.

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Meet GMCT’s new trust members 05/10/2017

In September GMCT welcomed three new trust members, appointed by the Minister for Health under the Cemeteries and Crematoria Act 2003 (Vic).

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History and heritage working group concludes 05/10/2017

GMCT manages 19 cemeteries and many are over 100 years old. For the past two years, GMCT’s history and heritage working group has focused on ensuring the lasting recognition and protection of these cemeteries’ rich historical treasures.

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Take a virtual tour of GMCT cemeteries 05/10/2017

GMCT has launched a virtual tour allowing you to step inside our largest and most iconic cemetery, Fawkner Memorial Park – along with its nearest neighbour, Northern Memorial Park – at any time and from any location.  

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GMCT website maintenance 29/06/2017

Please note that GMCT will be undertaking scheduled website maintenance from 10.00pm - 11.00pm on Wednesday 4 October 2017 AEST.