Greater Metropolitan Cemeteries Trust (GMCT) Tree Day Site Details

Greater Metropolitan Cemeteries Trust (GMCT)

This community event is free to attend, and we welcome gardeners of all ages and skill levels, including kids! We ask that any children attending be supervised by a parent or caretaker. ***please RSVP at***


Sunday, 28 July 2024

10:00am to 1:00pm


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Suitable for Children


Accessible for Wheelchairs



Go to Seventh Avenue, Fawkner Memorial Park, 1187 Sydney Road, Fawkner. Entering via the Sydney Road Entrance: Enter into the memorial park and at the main roundabout turn hard right into Seventh Avenue. Follow this road until you reach the event site on your left-hand side. Entering via the Box Forest Road Entrance: When entering the memorial park, continue along Seventh Avenue until you reach the event site on your right-hand side. Arriving by train: Get off at Fawkner train station and head north along the bike path until you enter the memorial park near the train overpass. At the main round about, continue north along Seventh Avenue (a hard right turn from the round about) until you reach the event site on your left-hand side. This is approximately a 13 minute walk or 3 minute bike ride.


Complimentary coffee and pastries will be provided. All attendees will also get to take home a native plant to help increase the biodiversity of their own green spaces. Please dress for gardening outdoors in warm clothing and sturdy footwear. Some gardening items will be provided, but if you have a pair of gardening gloves, please bring them along too. To assist with event planning, please register for this free event.


,Tools and equipment for planting,Snacks,Refreshments