Beechworth Public Cemetery, Author at Beechworth Public Cemetery

Announcements

New cemetery fees for 2022-2023 have been posted to the website   An audit on all overdue headstones in the Lawn Cemetery was conducted with letters sent to the purchases...

Cemetery Side Double Gates

Cemetery side double gates opposite the school oval now have a chain and lock to prevent unauthorised cars driving in the cemetery. These cars were posing a risk to pedestrians...

Second Monument Audit

Another audit in Presbyterian B&C, Roman Catholic B, and Church of England F will take place on Friday 4th March 2022. All glass and loose breakable items will be removed....

Cemetery Fountain

Visitors to the cemetery will soon notice work to restore this fountain. This restoration has been possible through a DELWP Living Heritage grant from the Victorian Government.

Monument Audit

A successful audit was undertaken in the Lawn Cemetery and Methodist/Uniting section of Friday 4th February 2022. Over 38 items are stored for collection until 4th August 2022. Also, Reserved...

Restoration of the cemetery fountain

The Beechworth Cemetery Trust has recently received a grant from DELWP Living Heritage to restore the fountain. This beautiful ornamental fountain is set in a circular concrete basin, is fifteen...

Audit of Monuments

An audit of all monuments in the cemetery will be conducted from the beginning of November 2021. All monuments and decorations that do not comply with the Beechworth Public Cemetery...

Restoration of the Cemetery Fountain

In March 2021, the Beechworth Public Cemetery Trust applied for a Living Heritage grant with DELWP to restore the cemetery fountain. The Trust is waiting for an outcome of this...