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Brighton Cemetary tour – Anzac walk
April 15 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Brighton Cemetorians will conduct a tour at the Brighton General Cemetery – Anzac Walk. The walk will tell the stories of a few of the many service persons interred at the Brighton General Cemetery. In June 2017 31 graves were demolished and rebuilt and on this walk we get to know 8 of those who now have a lovely new grave amongst them Nurse Irene McPhail who faced hardships, danger and deprivation as she carried out her duties in the care of the many maimed, injured and dying soldiers. Sergeant David William Roberts who enlisted twice and George Hawke Northcote whose wife persevered to be allowed to go to England to care for her husband George who was badly injured.
Bookings essential: Lois on 9558 4248 – cost – $15 per person – $10 for members.
When: Sunday, May 15 2018 at 2.00pm. Cost: Members $10.00 and Non Members $15.00. This walk will begin at the front gate.
More information: http://www.brightoncemetorians.org.au