Aboard a small bus, members will enjoy a visit to the site of the former Mortuary Station, a journey through the original part of Rookwood, a visit to some notable graves and finally a trip through the Circle of Love. We will finish the tour with a delicious morning tea at the Flower Shed Cafe.
Through the kind generosity of the Rookwood General Cemeteries Reserve Trust, the SMSA are pleased to able to offer this tour free of charge to SMSA Members.
FREE | SMSA Members only
This event is now fully booked!
Warren Fahey — Tales of Old Rookwood
Tuesday, 19 April 2017, 12:30-1:30pm
The Rookwood Necropolis is the largest Victorian-era cemetery in the Southern Hemisphere and is celebrating its 150th anniversary in 2017. Folklorist and historian Warren Fahey discusses the ’Silent City’ and its many fascinating stories, especially of the prominent and sometimes notorious people interred within.
FREE & OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
No Bookings Necessary