Our Tours of Sandgate
Congregational Section - Sunday 26 May 2019
Since we began our tours of Sandgate the event has become much more streamlined. In 2019 our tour was not the only thing happening at Sandgate as Northern Cemeteries arranged these other events.
Virtual Tour at the Information Tent
Flower Display near the office
Artwork Display in the Chapel
Therapeutic Harpist at the Chapel
Photo Display at the Office
History of Grave Digging at the Lawn Cemetery
A Hearse, Coffin and Casket Display near the Greek Section
A Coffee Van near the office
Food Stalls and tent near the Garden of the Innocents
ABC Newcastle Radio near the coffee van
Fundraiser Sausage Sizzle at the Mortuary Station
Marching Koalas performed near the Mortuary Station
In 2018 our tour covered the Presbyterian Cemetery.
In 2017 our tour covered the Catholic 2 and Church of England 2 cemeteries. Sandgate Cemetery opened the Chapel.
Our first tour in 2016 was the initiative of our former member Heather. It covered graves in the Catholic 1 and Church of England 1 cemeteries, the area covering some of the oldest graves in Sandgate.