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Heritage Month

All Sites

The public is invited to attend a series of historical tours to uncover untold histories and reflect on the stories of those interred in our […]

Free

Latvian Lutheran “Talka” (working bee)

Rookwood General Cemetery 1 Hawthorne Ave, Rookwood, NSW, Australia

Twice-yearly, the Latvian community gather for their Talka of the Latvian Lutheran.

Free

Orthodox Easter Service

Rookwood General Cemetery 1 Hawthorne Ave, Rookwood, NSW, Australia

Morning procession through Greek section. Evening services at St Athanasios chapel with midnight service on Saturday night.

Free

Jewish Martyrs Memorial

Rookwood General Cemetery 1 Hawthorne Ave, Rookwood, NSW, Australia

The Jewish community come together to recite prayers and remember the 6 million Jews murdered by the Nazis during the Holocaust.

Free

Assyrian Easter

Rookwood General Cemetery 1 Hawthorne Ave, Rookwood, NSW, Australia

The Assyrian community come together to celebrate this important time of year in the Orthodox calendar. Rookwood supports this event each year in conjunction with […]

Free

American Legion Post Memorial

Rookwood General Cemetery 1 Hawthorne Ave, Rookwood, NSW, Australia

Observing the United States Memorial Day (formerly Decoration Day) of 27 May, this service commemorates those who served in the American Civil War including 15 […]

Free

Saturday of the Souls

Rookwood General Cemetery 1 Hawthorne Ave, Rookwood, NSW, Australia

A series of free, intimate prayer sessions will commence from 12:00 pm and conclude at 1:30 pm, at The Holy Resurrection Pavilion, located in the […]

Free

Rest Assured Webinar

Online

“End-of-life Doula Teachings: support for end of life choices”  In this webinar, Ruth Boydell will discuss end-of-life doula teachings. Get practical insights as we explore the […]

Free

Rest Assured Webinar

Online

“Dying to Know Day” This practical and informative webinar will explore the essentials of end-of-life practical aspects. This webinar will guide you through important topics […]

Free

Victory in the Pacific Service

Macquarie Park Cemetery Cnr Delhi Rd &, Plassey Entry Rd, Macquarie Park, NSW, Australia

A memorial event to commemorate the end of the Second World War in the Pacific, in partnership with North Ryde RSL at the War Memorial.

Free

Police Remembrance Service

Eastern Suburbs Memorial Park 12 Military Road, Matraville, NSW, Australia

More information to come closer to the date.

Free

Police Remembrance Day Service

Woronora Memorial Park 121 Linden Street, Sutherland, NSW, Australia

This service is held to remember and honour fallen police officers to coincide with Police Remembrance Week. In partnership with NSW Police.

Free