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20 Sep

Book Launch Chronicles 150 Years of History at Rookwood

Author Wendy Lewis and Rookwood Catholic Cemetery Board

In September, the 150 year commemoration of Rookwood Catholic Cemetery will see the launch of a new book, Celebrating 150 years of Rookwood Catholic Cemetery, by Wendy Lewis, which chronicles the history of the largest cemetery in the southern hemisphere. As one of the largest cemeteries in the world, spanning 286 hectares in western Sydney,  More

31 Aug

Sydney’s Looming Burial Shortage

Press Release – 30 August, 2017 Cemeteries Trust Works To Alleviate Sydney’s Looming Burial Shortage Catholic Metropolitan Cemeteries Trust has obtained NSW government consent for the acquisition of 44 hectares of land at Wallacia, currently operating as the Wallacia Golf Course with plans to create 60,000 burial spaces over the next 50 years. The acquisition  More

30 Aug

Fathers Day Mass Saturday 2nd September 2017

Fathers Day Mass Saturday 2nd September 2017 Please join us for this special mass being held at our Cemeteries Liverpool Cemetery- 10.30am – Chapel of Reflection Kemps Creek Cemetery – 10.30am – The Pavilion Rookwood Catholic Cemetery – 12.00pm – Mary, Mother of Mercy Chapel Following Mass please join us for light refreshments All Welcome

30 Aug

Celebration Mass – 150 Years of Rookwood Catholic Cemetery

150 year Celebration Mass

You are cordially invited to join us for a special mass to celebrate 150 Years of Rookwood Catholic Cemetery. Thursday 7 September 2017 at 5.30pm at St Mary’s Cathedral, Sydney. Celebrated by Bishop Terence Brady DD, Auxiliary Bishop of Sydney. We hope you are able to join us



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