This category contains the external tours organised by SAG
External Tour - Wednesday 07 August 2019 10:30am - 12:30pm
Tour of Rookwood Cemetery
Tour guides: Ralph Hawkins (SAG) and Loraine Punch (Friends of Rookwood)
Rookwood Cemetery, Lidcombe Bookings essential: $35 members, $50 non-members (Bookings close Sat 3 August 10am)
A guided tour of Rookwood Cemetery from the comfort of a minibus, combined with short walks and talks. Hear about the history of the cemetery, how to find gravestones and stories of the people buried there.
NB The minibus will pick up passengers at Lidcombe train station at 10.15am and return them to the station after the tour. Those who choose to meet at the cemetery will be given instructions about where to meet.
As a bus hire is involved, there will be no refunds if you cancel with less than 48 hours’ notice.
External Tour - Wednesday 23 October 2019 10:30am - 12:30pm
Waverley Cemetery Tour
External tour: Meet at St Thomas & Trafalgar Streets, Bronte
Bookings essential: $25 members, $30 non-members
Enjoy a walk through this magnificent cemetery, visiting monuments of politicians, murder victims, authors, poets and criminals; including Dorothea Mackellar and Henry Lawson, Sir Francis Forbes, the magnificent Irish Monument to the 1789 rebellion and Nosey Bob, the State’s executioner! Not suitable for people with mobility issues. Limit 15