Sydney Cemeteries

A field guide

Cemeteries are wonderful, quiet places for the living.  Whether you're interested in family history, exploring lesser-known parts of Sydney or finding a beautiful spot for a picnic, this comprehensive, expert guide has something for you.

  • Individual entries for 101 cemeteries in the greater Sydney area
  • Up-to-date colour photos for each entry
  • Notable burials listed throughout
  • Top 5 lists for the best views, picnic spots, historical sites, birdwatching and more
  • Fascinating background essays to help you decode the symbols and types of grave markers you'll find


Softcover, 22 cm, indexed, 196 pages


Lisa Murray, NewSouth Publishing, 2016