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Blessing of The Khachkar Monument at the Field Of Mars Cemetery Armenian Lawn site

4 April 2022 More than 90 guests connected with the northern beaches and north shore Armenian community, attended the dedication of a unique memorial at Frenchs Forest Bushland Cemetery on Saturday 2 April.

Macquarie Park Cemetery Celebrates 100 Years of Caring

On 20 April 2022, Macquarie Park Cemetery and Crematorium marked a century passed since its first burial took place. Well known for its serene and picturesque parkland gardens, Macquarie Park has grown to become the largest cemetery on Sydney’s North Shore, spanning 59 hectares of Crown land.

Henry Mashman (1855 – 1922)

History of Henry Mashman prepared by Willoughby District Historical Society and Museum – April 2022. Born in Lambeth, London, Surrey, England on 2 April 1855, Henry Mashman was the sixth child of James Mashman and Harriett Frances Mashman (nee Baker).

Bushland Cemetery monument dedicated to Armenian souls past, present, and future

4 April 2022 More than 90 guests connected with the northern beaches and north shore Armenian community, attended the dedication of a unique memorial at Frenchs Forest Bushland Cemetery on Saturday 2 April.

Amenities Upgrades at Macquarie Park

Northern Cemeteries will be carrying out minor refurbishments to the Amenities Blocks across Macquarie Park Cemetery and Crematorium.

Mourning in the digital age

While the ongoing Covid pandemic has had the heart-rending effect of separating families across towns and cities, states and countries through the restrictions on gatherings and travel, it has also accelerated a digital revolution in various ways.

Major restoration planned for Sandgate Cemetery’s historic chapel

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Grounds Maintenance and Projects Update

Our grounds team are dedicated to maintaining our cemetery grounds so they look their best at all times throughout the year.

New Mausoleum provides leading choice to meet demand

Work is progressing on the construction site of a new Mausoleum that will stand as the centre piece of a major expansion project at Macquarie Park Cemetery and Crematorium, North Ryde.