Southern Metropolitan Cemeteries Trust will be running a series of free bus tours at Springvale Botanical Cemetery. The tours will take place from 10:30am-1:30pm, with lunch at Café Vita et flores included.
Established in 1901, Springvale Botanical Cemetery is Victoria's largest crematorium and memorial park, covering an area of 422 acres. It is well known for it's beautiful gardens, with the grounds featuring between 80,000-100,000 trees and 29,501 roses consisting of 255 different varieties.
The cemetery has a number of special areas, including: