Heritage History Tour of Gore Hill Cemetery

Sunday 18 April

Gore Hill Memorial Cemetery

This tour will feature several notable individuals buried at the heritage listed Gore Hill Memorial Cemetery, which may include William Wilkinson Wardell, William Tunks, Colonel Walter Liberty Vernon, Sir John Sulman, the Josephite Sisters and Mary Mackillop (initially buried at the site).

The Cemetery is a rare historical burial place; one of the oldest and largest remaining cemeteries in metropolitan Sydney. It is a fine and intact example of late Victorian/Edwardian landscaped public burial ground with high quality funerary architecture.