We are passionate about sharing the historic Rookwood Cemetery with the community. We do this by hosting commemorative events, history events, art events and workshops and open days.

Islamic Family Day

19 June 2022

Registration is Essential

A free community event hosted by Rookwood General Cemetery with the support of the Lebanese Muslim Association (LMA), the Muslim Cemeteries and Funeral Services Ltd (MCFS) and the NSW United Turkish Islamic Centre (NSW UTIC), for the families and Islamic community of Rookwood. 

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HIDDEN Rookwood Sculptures 2022

10 September - 9 October 2022

HIDDEN Rookwood Sculptures is an outdoor sculpture exhibition that steps outside the notion of mainstream galleries and typical outdoor sculpture exhibitions to showcase Rookwood as Australia's most multicultural site. 

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History Talks and Tours

Journey back 150 years with a Rookwood Cemetery Walking Tour. Visitors will discover some fascinating cemetery history and visit significant areas and notable graves.

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