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Offline Lebay8

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Rookwood Open Day 2010
« on: February 28, 2010, 05:57:24 PM »
Hi all,

The Rookwood Open Day this year is 19th Sept 2010.
Entry is free and its only a gold coin donation for each tour. The tours running cover things like history, symbolism, and other goodies. There is also a behind the scenes of the crematorium.  The Friends of Rookwood will also be running a free bus from place to place in the cemetery (which is handy as it's HUGE). There will also be some stalls and a sausage sizzle. Make sure you try the Rookwood Honey, its yummy and strongly flavoured!
This is also the only day of the year the Frazer Mausoleum is open.


Offline chaney

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Re: Rookwood Open Day 2010
« Reply #1 on: March 01, 2010, 10:58:26 AM »
Sounds good :) Isnt there a cafe in the middle of the cemetery these days?
I've been looking in the mirror for so long.
That I've come to believe my souls on the other side.

Offline Lebay8

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Re: Rookwood Open Day 2010
« Reply #2 on: March 02, 2010, 01:14:03 PM »
There is a cafe there its called Reflections at Rookwood. I went there just after it opened and wasn't that impressed, but Im fussy. (I think they should make up thier mind, florist or cafe, not both!)

From the website:

Bookings essential for groups of 8 or more.

Tel: 02 9764 6088
Fax: 02 9764 6188
Location: Memorial Ave (cnr Necropolis Drive), Rookwood NSW 2141
Mail: PO Box 4, Lidcombe NSW 1825
Trading Hrs: 7.30am - 4.00pm daily
  Kitchen closes at 2pm sharp (coffee & cakes still available until 4pm)
  Kitchen is closed on public holidays (coffee & cakes still available)


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