• Date: 08/01/2018
  • Cemetery: GMCT Home

We look forward to welcoming visitors to our 19 cemeteries and memorial parks in 2018.

A full list of GMCT cemeteries is available here. Each cemetery page includes maps, location information, opening hours and access arrangements.

Visiting hours 

All GMCT cemeteries are open to visitors every day of the year. Visiting hours denote the times when the gates to our cemeteries are open and vehicle access is available (if applicable). 

Visiting hours during daylight savings are from 7.30am – 7.30pm.

Visiting hours outside the daylight savings period are from 7.30am - 5.30pm

*Please note gates at some cemeteries may be opened prior to 7.30am.

Vehicle access

Please note vehicle access is not available at some GMCT cemeteries. Healesville Cemetery, Lilydale Lawn Cemetery, Yarra Glen Cemetery, Northcote Cemetery and Truganina Cemetery are limited to pedestrian traffic only. 

Cemetery receptions

There are staffed cemetery receptions at Fawkner Memorial ParkAltona Memorial ParkLilydale Memorial Park and Preston Cemetery. Hours for each reception are specified on the relevant cemetery page under Our Locations

From 15 January 2018, the offices at Templestowe Cemetery and Andersons Creek Cemetery will be staffed on a by-appointment basis. Appointments can be made by contacting our customer care team on 1300 022 298. 

Preparing for your visit 

Customer-friendly cemetery site maps are available via Our Locations or from cemetery receptions. 

The deceased search and GIS mapping system allows you to search for a specific plot and print a custom map directing you to the resting place of your loved one. 

You may also like to try our virtual tour of Fawkner Memorial Park and Northern Memorial Park. 

GMCT's customer care team is available to help with all cemetery enquiries on 1300 022 298.