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Video: GMCT annual meeting 25/01/2019

Watch the highlights of GMCT’s recent annual meeting, which included a guest presentation from ‘deathwalker’ and celebrant Zenith Virago.

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Summer at our cemeteries 25/01/2019

GMCT’s cemeteries and memorial parks are special places that can be embraced as part of everyday life. Our staff have recommended some of their favourite locations at our parks to visit during the summer months - whether for leisure, remembrance or reflection. 

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Celebrating life through art 25/01/2019

An art deco mural by acclaimed twentieth century artist Christian Waller has been loaned by GMCT for inclusion in a new exhibition at Bendigo Art Gallery.

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Managing weather conditions 24/12/2018

Please consider Melbourne's weather conditions if you are a right of interment holder or visitor to a GMCT cemetery this summer.

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Visiting hours during the holiday period 19/12/2018

GMCT wishes you peace, joy, hope and happiness at this time of year, and throughout the New Year.

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Gallipoli Oak tribute at Keilor 30/11/2018

A commemorative Gallipoli Oak planted at Keilor Cemetery will provide a lasting tribute to local community members who served at war. The oak was recently dedicated at a special ceremony hosted in partnership with Keilor Historical Society.

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Sharing the stories of a 'deathwalker' 30/11/2018

'Deathwalker' and celebrant Zenith Virago intrigued and enlightened attendees at the GMCT annual meeting this week as she explored how local communities are reclaiming and reshaping the death and dying process.

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Community pop-up success 30/11/2018

More than 150 community members had their say on cemeteries at GMCT's community engagement pop-up at the Fawkner Festa. 

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Lilydale children's Christmas service 14/12/2018

Join us for a children's Christmas service and picnic to be held at Lilydale Memorial Park on Friday 14 December 2018.

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Remembering baby Sandra 30/10/2018

GMCT was proud to support a special infant memorial service recently held at Preston Cemetery.