Transport Heritage Expo

At Rookwood General Cemetery, we pleased to be a part of the Transport Heritage Expo, which is back for its fifth year from Saturday 8 – Monday 10 June. 

Date: Sunday 9 June

Time: 10:00am to 3:00pm

Location: Mortuary Station, Regent Street, Sydney 


Activities Program

  • Historic Video Display

  • Information Booth

  • Historic Talks

The history of Rookwood Cemetery, by Mark Bundy

Time: 11.00am and 12.30pm

Final Journey of Mortuary Station to Rookwood, by Stephan O'Regan

Time: 10.00am and 2.00pm

  • Monumental Heritage Inscription Demonstrations, by Rookwood General Cemetery Monumental Team

Time: 10.00am - 3.00pm

  • ​Sketch Workshops

Time: 10.00am - 3.00pm

The public are being invited to experience a ride aboard one of three vintage trains or a vintage double-decker bus, enjoy Devonshire Tea aboard the Southern Aurora, take a walk through the historic Mortuary Station or simply enjoy the displays and live music. You can follow more information on Transport Heritage Expo here.



Hawthorne Ave, Rookwood NSW 2141 (north of Necropolis Drive) 
PO Box 291, Lidcombe, NSW 1825

02 8575 8100


Mon - Fri: 07:30AM - 17:00PM
Sat & Sun: 09:00AM - 15:00PM

Public Holidays: contact office for opening hours 


Summer: 06:00AM - 21:00PM
Winter: 06:00AM - 18:00PM