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GMCT on The Morning Show 25/01/2016

GMCT CEO Jacqui Briggs-Weatherill recently appeared on The Morning Show to discuss funeral pre-planning.   

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Join us for a screening of 'A Will for the Woods' 27/02/2016

The Greater Metropolitan Cemeteries Trust invites you to join the conversation around sustainable end of life choices at our screening of the acclaimed documentary film 'A Will for the Woods'.

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Bushfire Safety at GMCT 19/01/2016

GMCT recognises the responsibility we have to all visitors entering our cemeteries during the summer months when there is a heightened risk of bushfires.

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Tribute to WWII Hero at Burwood Cemetery 05/01/2016

A new tribute is in place to remember RAAF member William Allan Baxter, who is buried at Burwood Cemetery.

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Werribee Mausoleum Extension Opens 30/12/2015

GMCT hosted some high profile guests at the recent opening of the Werribee Mausoleum extension.

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GMCT Remembers William Charles Scurry 24/12/2015

A plaque in remembrance of William Charles Scurry (1895-1963) was recently unveiled at Lilydale Lawn Cemetery on the centenary of the evacuation of Australian troops from Gallipoli during World War I. 

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Merri Creek Sewer Rehabilitation Project 18/12/2015

Melbourne Water will be undertaking works near Coburg Cemetery from early 2016.

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GMCT Christmas Hours 08/12/2015

GMCT will have modified office opening hours over the Christmas and New Year period.

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GMCT Holds Annual Meeting 01/12/2015

Community members, industry partners, Trust Members and other stakeholders came together recently for GMCT's Annual Meeting at Lilydale Memorial Park.

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December Events at GMCT 01/12/2015

GMCT welcomes all members of the public to join us for some exciting events in December.