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RAHS Excursion – Rookwood Cemetery Bus Tour

June 26 @ 11:00 - 14:30

$20

Tour Rookwood Cemetery – the extraordinary “Sleeping City” established in 1868. View the Victorian layout including serpentine canals, fountains and summer houses. See the site of the main station and memorials to Chinese miners, those removed from Town Hall Cemetery and the gates from Devonshire St Cemetery. Visit many denominational sections and significant individuals such as David Scott Mitchell and Izzy Chapman.

Details: Pick up from Lidcombe Station at 11am and return 2.30pm. For those coming by car – Pick up from Necropolis Circuit at 11.15am (close to East St gate). Bring your own picnic lunch or light lunches available at Rookwood café. Some walking is required – please wear closed shoes.

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Details

Date:
June 26
Time:
11:00 - 14:30
Cost:
$20

Organiser

Royal Australian Historical Society
Phone:
(02) 9247 8001
Email:
history@rahs.org.au
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Venue

Rookwood Cemetery
Rookwood, NSW 2141 Australia
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