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Safety improvements at GMCT 11/04/2017

In December 2016, GMCT introduced a new online contractor/supplier management system that improves workplace health and safety in our cemeteries. The introduction of this system is part of GMCT’s commitment to providing safe spaces for all visitors to GMCT locations.

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Thousands of records, millions of stories 10/04/2017

Noela Bajjali, manager corporate information at GMCT, is a guardian of our rich collection of historical records - some dating back more than 150 years. Following our recent community working bee to prepare records for digitisation, Noela discusses the process of uncovering, preserving and making the stories of our communities available for years to come.

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Bike tours at Fawkner Memorial Park 22/04/2017

Bike tours will be returning to Fawkner Memorial Park in 2017 following our successful Great Cemetery Open Day tours in 2016. Join GMCT and The Squeaky Wheel to get fit, meet other members of your local community and explore some of the cemetery’s beautiful hidden places.

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Public meeting on River Red Gum development 21/03/2017

Members of the public are invited to a meeting about the Northern Memorial Park River Red Gum Park Land extension.

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Final preparations at The Atrium of Holy Angels 08/03/2017

Anticipation is building ahead of the official opening of the new Atrium of Holy Angels Mausoleum on 7 April 2017.

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Working bee to prepare cemetery records for digitisation 02/04/2017

Are you interested in history? You can help uncover some of GMCT's treasures from the past at a working bee to help digitise our historic cemetery records.

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Harrick's Cottage Open Day 2017 18/03/2017

Join Keilor Historical Society for the Harrick's Cottage Open Day.

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A different take on end of life 28/02/2017

GMCT was a proud sponsor of last week's ‘Death and Dying – Lifting the Lid on it’ comedy event, which saw comedian Jean Kittson entertain a crowd of over 150 with her humorous and sometimes poignant take on death and dying.

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Listening to our communities 28/02/2017

GMCT’s ability to realise our vision – to provide lasting memories and peaceful places to remember our loved ones – is dependent on how we respond to the current and future needs of the communities we serve. The new community section on GMCT’s website has been developed to keep you informed.

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Official opening of The Atrium of Holy Angels 07/04/2017

GMCT is proud to invite the community to the official opening and blessing of Fawkner Memorial Park’s new mausoleum - The Atrium of Holy Angels. Join us on 7 April 2017 for a blessing by The Most Reverend Denis Hart, Archbishop of Melbourne and opening proceedings led by the Hon. Gabrielle Williams MP.