Have you been on a CEMETERY TOUR or CREMATORIUM TOUR before? Learn more about this beautiful community asset and enjoy a tour of the cemetery at this years Ballarat Heritage Weekend. With one of the best views in town, an undulating botanical feel with over 2,500 roses and over 130,000 former residents interred there currently find out what has been going on at the 55 acre patch of land for the last 150 years.
You’ll be surprised, you might gasp at the historical stories, you’ll learn about a time when the burial rate was at an all-time high and why and where and who have resided in the Ballarat General Cemetery now and forever, at you backdoor.
A not to be missed tour as part of Ballarat Heritage Weekend!
When: May 26th and 27th 2018.
CEMETERY TOURS (Approx 1 Hour) : Shuttle bus tours depart 11am, 1pm & 3pm around the cemetery. Book Now.
CREMATORIUM TOURS (Approx 45 mins) : Tours start 9:30 am 11:00 pm, 1:30 pm & 3pm. Book Now
Cost: Gold coin donation