News & Events


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Public holiday hours 29/09/2017

Please note GMCT receptions will operate on a modified public holiday timetable on Friday 29 September.

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Temporary change to online funeral listings 22/09/2017

Please note there has been a temporary change to the publication time of daily funeral listings on the GMCT website.

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Fawkner Memorial Park tearooms update 11/09/2017

The historic tearooms at Fawkner Memorial Park have reopened following a power outage on the weekend of 9-10 September 2017. 

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Flooding at Williamstown Cemetery 01/09/2017

Recent flooding at Williamstown Cemetery has cleared and the area is now accessible to visitors. Thank you for your patience.

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Keilor extension opened 01/09/2017

Keilor Cemetery extension was officially opened this week at a special event featuring speeches, multilingual poetry readings and the unveiling of a commemorative plaque.

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2017 Father's Day Remembrance Service 04/09/2016

A Father's Day remembrance service will be held at Lilydale Memorial Park on Sunday 3 September 2017 at 10.00am.

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GMCT CEO among Top 50 Public Sector Women 17/08/2017

Congratulations to GMCT CEO Jacqui Weatherill who has been named one of Victoria’s Top 50 Public Sector Women.

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Horticulture with purpose 16/08/2017

GMCT’s team of hard-working horticultural experts keep our 19 cemeteries looking beautiful year-round. Their knowledge and insight was recently shared with 17 members of Encouraging Women in Horticulture Australia, who visited Fawkner Memorial Park for a tour led by outdoor senior supervisor Helen Linehan.

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GMCT director elected CCAV president 15/08/2017

David Crowe, director operations at GMCT, was recently voted in as president of the Cemeteries and Crematoria Association of Victoria.

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Official opening of Keilor Cemetery extension 30/08/2017

GMCT is pleased to invite you to the official opening of the Keilor Cemetery extension and provide you with an update on the availability of new graves for the community. Keilor Cemetery has been servicing the local area since 1856, and this heritage cemetery has been nearing capacity in recent years. The extension is a major milestone, providing over 5000 new graves to serve  strong community demand.