Guided tours with Warden Luke McClellan and College Chaplain Father Michael Wallace Vicar of All Saints Church.
(meet at archway entrance on Castle St) $5
Tuesday, 20 October 2020 from 18:00-19:30
Dunningham Suite, 4th Floor, City Library
The burial records of the cemetery are available for inspection in the Information Gallery, and there are exhibits outlining the history of the cemetery and the lives of some well-known Dunedin identities buried here, including William Larnach, Thomas Bracken, and Thomas Hocken.
The most spectacular of the tombs in the cemetery is the newly refurbished Larnach’s tomb.
The Southern Heritage Trust is a registered charitable trust that is devoted to the appreciation and protection of Otago’s social, cultural, architectural and industrial heritage. The Trust has a programme of events, publishes heritage materials and works with agencies and individuals on heritage matters.
The cost for a single membership is $30 and for a double membership, it is $50. Memberships are for one calendar year and must be renewed each year. You are also welcome to make a tax-deductible donation to the work of the Trust.
To become a member:
Send us an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with “Membership Application” as the subject.
The Southern Heritage Trust maintains an Information Gallery for the Northern Cemetery in the Sexton’s Cottage, which is open on a regular basis on Sundays from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. during the summer season. It is also open at other times, depending on the availability of volunteers: if you are planning a visit out of hours, it may be advisable to check first by phoning 03 471 8265.
The regular Sunday openings have now been discontinued for the winter.