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GMCT at the ACGB grief lecture 2016 02/08/2016

18-month-old Sophie Schulz died in 2009 after she became caught underneath a hydraulic massage table. Recently her parents spoke at a grief lecture to help others deal with grief and bereavement.

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GMCT's new mapping system goes live 28/07/2016

The Greater Metropolitan Cemeteries Trust has introduced a new Geographical Information Systems (GIS) mapping system that is now available to the public.

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Dying to Know Day at GMCT 08/08/2016

GMCT is supporting the conversation around end-of-life matters by participating in Dying To Know Day, an international day aimed to improve death literacy and comfort talking about death-related matters.

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Introducing 'GMCT Stories' 21/07/2016

GMCT is pleased to share our new short film, 'GMCT Stories', which provides an insight into the experiences of our staff and how they find meaning in their work.

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Remembering Sophie: ACGB Grief Lecture 2016 28/07/2016

The Australian Centre for Grief and Bereavement (ACGB) Grief Lecture 2016, 'Remembering Sophie' will be held on 28 July.

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Fawkner Memorial Park: What do you value? 15/08/2016

GMCT is developing a conservation management plan to ensure important heritage features of Fawkner Memorial Park are acknowledged and protected.

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GMCT friends groups on the move 01/06/2016

Friends groups at GMCT cemeteries have been busy participating in a range of activities this month.

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Secure a family resting place and create a lasting legacy 30/06/2016

Plan ahead for your funeral or the funeral of a loved one before the end of this financial year.

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Rose pruning demonstration at GMCT 26/06/2016

A free rose pruning workshop will be held on 26 June at Fawkner Memorial Park.

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Removal of blue gum at Williamstown Cemetery 10/06/2016

Removal of blue gum at Williamstown Cemetery