2016 Events

21 Feb 2016

Vietnam Veterans Gravesite Commemorations

To celebrate the '50th Anniversary Of The Battle Of Long Tan' a simultaneous commemorative ceremony will be conducted across the State at the gravesite or memorial of 98 Vietnam Veterans who died on active service and are interred in Victoria. There are four Vietnam Veterans located at Bendigo Remembrance Park, White Hills Remembrance Park and Kangaroo Flat Remembrance Park that will all be involved in these commemorative celebrations of life across Victoria. These ceremonies will take place simultaneously at 12.00pm on Sunday the 21st of February.

6 Mar 2016

Clean Up Our Cemeteries Day - 2016

In conjunction with Clean Up Australia Day, Remembrance Parks Central Victoria (RPCV) is hosting their annual ‘Clean Up Our Cemeteries Day’. The event will be held across four RPCV locations including Bendigo Remembrance Park, Eaglehawk Remembrance Park, White Hills Remembrance Park and Kangaroo Flat Remembrance Park. Registration is between 8:30 – 8:45am at each of the sites. We encourage members of the community bring a pair of gloves, a hat, sunscreen and a garden rake (if they wish to assist with clearing the paths) and join in the day.

19 May 2016

Garden of Angels Rejuvenation Project - Planting

Remembrance Parks Central Victoria invites anyone who has been impacted by the loss of a baby to participate in the rejuvenation of the Garden of Angels at Bendigo Remembrance Park on Thursday at 10am by placing a plant at the site in remembrance of their loved one.

6 Aug 2016

Lone Pine Memorial Unveiling at Axedale Remembrance Park (Cemetery)

Remembrance Parks Central Victoria (RPCV) is unveiling their ANZAC Centenary, Gallipoli Lone Pine Memorial on Saturday the 6th of August at Axedale Remembrance Park. The date of this memorial unveiling marks 101 years since the commencement of the Battle of Lone Pine and will unveil of one of five memorials that have been placed within each of our Remembrance Parks at Axedale, Bendigo, Eaglehawk, Kangaroo Flat and White Hills as recognition of the Australian personnel who gave their lives in the defence of our country.

8 Aug 2016

Dying to Know Day - Expo

Dying To Know Day (August 8th) is an annual day of action dedicated to bringing to life conversations and community actions around death, dying and bereavement.

19 Oct 2016

History Week Tour - Bendigo Remembrance Park

Get ready to dive into Victoria's history this History Week from October 16-23, 2016. Remembrance Parks Central Victoria will host a fascinating walking tour of Bendigo Remembrance Park at 2pm on the Wednesday during History Week.