Gisborne Cemetery

110 Aitken St, Gisborne VIC 3437

The Gisborne Cemetery is situated at 110 Aitken Street, Gisborne and is 5.4 hectares in size, with a major feature of the site being remnant Iron bark forest, and old European plantings of Oaks, Cedars, Pines and other unique trees.

 

Records of the Public lands office dated 1858 outline the approval of the trustees of the Gisborne Cemetery under the provisions of the Act 17 Victoria No.12, dated 30 September 1858.

 

The land was surveyed after the gazetted date of 1858 with the land marked out in sections based on religious denominations.  Now additional non-denomination Lawn Plaque graves are available, as well as cremation memorials in a garden setting.