The Brighton Cemetorians Inc. aim to run regular walking tours of the Brighton General Cemetery on a range of themes to cater for all interests. Our tours run for approximately 90 mins which includes refreshments and a tour pamphlet. We are also willing to undertake tours for private groups.
Cost of Tours: Non-members: $15, Members: $10.
Departure Time: Tours Depart at 2pm. – unless indicated.
To make a Booking: 9558 4248 – Bookings are essential
All tours depart from inside the North Road main entrance gates (unless otherwise advised).
May 19th – Law Week.
“GUILTY OR NOT” You be the Jury – 2pm – meet near the office
As the Jury you will hear the case of the death of two wives of a doctor, be asked who caused the death of the body found in a lane, whether a brothers dispute was responsible for a murder and while out shooting rabbits was a death an accident. In total six cases will be heard and as the Jury you will be asked to consider if they are Guilty or Not Guilty.
August 4th – AGM at 2pm
October 6th – Jewish Contribution at 2pm
October 20th – The Boyd Family of Artists – 2pm
This walk is a walk of a difference with a Boyd family member who will talk about the amazing Boyd Dynasty and their connection to other artists who are also buried at the Brighton Cemetery
Meet at the top gate on Hawthorn rd [near the cnr of Sheffield St]
Cost: $15 per person. Booking is essential
December 1st – Christmas Lunch