Category: Community

No cemetery renewal plans for Fremantle Cemetery

Posted by on Mon, 08 Apr 2024 in Community, News

The Metropolitan Cemeteries Board CEO would like to alleviate any community concern of cemetery renewal commencing at Fremantle Cemetery. It has come to the attention of the MCB false information is being circulated online to this effect. The MCB can confirm Fremantle Cemetery has land available to meet the predicted demand for burials for the […]

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MCB puts inspirational women on the map

Posted by on Mon, 11 Mar 2024 in Community, Event, News

In recognition of International Women’s Day, a new historical walk trail in collaboration with WA Women’s Hall of Fame was officially launched this morning by our Minister, the Hon. Hannah Beazley MLA at a ceremony held at Karrakatta Cemetery.  Walking with Western Australian Women explores the achievements of women who have made great strides historically, […]

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16 Days of Donations

Posted by on Wed, 20 Dec 2023 in Campaign, Community

During 16 Days in WA MCB staff generously donated much needed items for women and children fleeing domestic violence.  Across our cemeteries we were able to fill seven containers to be donated to Zonta House Refuge Association and RUAH Community Services who provide safety and support for families breaking the cycle of domestic violence.  Everyday […]

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All Souls Mass at Fremantle and Karrakatta Cemeteries

Posted by on Fri, 27 Oct 2023 in Community, Event

The tradition of All Souls Mass continues at Fremantle and Karrakatta Mausoleum this November. All Souls Day commemorates the souls of the faithful departed. Community members are welcome to attend the mass to be held at Fremantle Mausoleum on Thursday 2 November at 6pm. All Souls Mass will also be held at Karrakatta Mausoleum on […]

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