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What's your favourite funeral song?

What's your favourite funeral song?

Monday, 13 February 2017
Here at Adelaide Cemeteries Authority we searched our records and compiled a list of the Top Ten most popular pieces of music played at the funerals held at our venues over the last year.

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Grave New World

Grave New World

Thursday, 29 December 2016
 Listen in on Tony’s interview with Sue Reece from Radio Adelaide. Highlights include a recap on the Authority’s stall at the Gawler Sustainable Living Festival.

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Micro-Chipped Eco-Graves

Micro-Chipped Eco-Graves

Thursday, 15 December 2016
Natural burial practices combined with the latest micro-chipping technology provide an environmentally sustainable and very personal alternative to traditional burial practices.

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First Female Gravedigger

First Female Gravedigger

Monday, 12 December 2016
People are always surprised when Diane Martin tells them she was a Gravedigger. She receives a battery of questions: “How did you get into that? What’s it like? What do you do?”

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Cheltenham Cemetery Expired Sites

Cheltenham Cemetery Expired Sites

Monday, 11 July 2016
The Adelaide Cemeteries Authority is continuing the development and landscaping of Cheltenham Cemetery located on Port Road, Cheltenham in South Australia.

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Buddhist Garden

Buddhist Garden

Tuesday, 5 April 2016
South Australia's first public Buddhist burial and cremation area opens at Enfield Memorial Park 

 

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How Will You Be Remembered?

How Will You Be Remembered?

Monday, 4 April 2016

Everyone will be remembered for something.

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How Will You Be Remembered?

How Will You Be Remembered?

Monday, 4 April 2016

Everyone will be remembered for something.

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Enfield Memorial Park Mausoleum

Enfield Memorial Park Mausoleum

Saturday, 27 February 2016

The Mausoleum at Enfield Memorial Park has undergone a 2.3 million dollar expansion

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Quiet City Walking in West Terrace Cemetery

Quiet City Walking in West Terrace Cemetery

Saturday, 27 February 2016

The long awaited book by Carol Lefevre is here.

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Proposed expansion of West Terrace Cemetery

Proposed expansion of West Terrace Cemetery

Thursday, 14 January 2016
The Adelaide Cemeteries Authority has responded to calls for the re-generation of the Southern Parklands by proposing plans for the expansion of West Terrace Cemetery into Wirranendi (Park 23).

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Interpretation Australia Awards

Interpretation Australia Awards

Thursday, 19 November 2015
West Terrace Cemetery night tours win national award.

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A tribute to children who died while in State care

A tribute to children who died while in State care

Thursday, 18 June 2015
A memorial to children who died while in State care has been established in the Caroline Clark Memorial Garden at West Terrace Cemetery.

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Expired Unused Sites

Expired Unused Sites

Thursday, 21 May 2015
The Adelaide Cemeteries Authority is currently reviewing unused land at West Terrace Cemetery that may be made available for future internments.

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