Gore Hill Cemetery

Gore Hill 2Gore Hill Memorial Cemetery is situated on the Pacific Highway in St Leonards with the entrance in Westbourne Street. Established in 1868, it is one of the oldest and largest general cemeteries remaining in the Sydney Metropolitan Area. Many of the pioneers of Sydney's North Shore are buried in the cemetery and there is a monument to Mary McKillop who was buried there from 1909 to 1914. The last burial in Gore Hill took place in 1974, but the cemetery is still open for the deposition of ashes. Gore Hill Memorial Cemetery was established as a historic site with the Gore Hill Memorial Cemetery Act in 1986, and was given State Heritage Status in 2001.  The cemetery  is administered by the Northern Metropolitan Cemeteries Trust. The Trust is responsible for 4 cemeteries in this region – Macquarie Park, Field of Mars, Frenchs Forest and Gore Hill. All contact for Gore Hill Memorial Cemetery is via the Macquarie Park Cemetery and Crematorium, (02) 9805 0499.

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Gore Hill 1For a basic map of the Gore Hill Cemetery that details denominational sections and path numbers go to:
MAP  Gore Hill Cemetery Map 

For the location of Gore Hill Cemetery go to: Google Maps - Gore Hill Cemetery

If you are seeking the location of a grave, it is strongly recommended that you contact the Macquarie Park Cemetery & Crematorium on (02) 9805 0499. 


Gore Hill Cemetery: Graves Index

GRAVES  ABB-AUS GRAVES  CUS-DON GRAVES  HUG-JON GRAVES  NEW-PAR GRAVES  THO-VEA
GRAVES  AUS-BEN GRAVES  DON-ETH GRAVES  JON-LAC GRAVES  PAR-PRI GRAVES  VEI-WEL  
GRAVES  BEN-BRA GRAVES  ETH-FRA GRAVES  LAC-LOC GRAVES  PRI-ROB GRAVES  WEL-WIT  
GRAVES  BRA-BUR GRAVES  FRA-GOR GRAVES  LOC-McK-MAK GRAVES  ROB-SAN GRAVES  WIT-ZEL  
GRAVES  BUR-CAS GRAVES  GOR-HAM GRAVES  MAK-McK-MAR GRAVES  SAN-SMA    
GRAVES  CAS-CON GRAVES  HAM-HER GRAVES  MAR-MOL GRAVES  SMA-STE    
GRAVES  CON-CUS GRAVES  HER-HUG GRAVES  MOL-NEW GRAVES  STE-THO    


Gore Hill Cemetery: Plaques Index

PLAQUES  Plaques: Burials PLAQUES  Plaques: Non-burials