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A lovely quiet place with some fascinating graves. I didn't know the history but I love a wander... read more

Reviewed 4 July 2018
Rachel B
Adelaide, Australia
Irish History is alive and well

An amazing cemetery detailing the pioneers of the Koroit and district as one of the most Irish... read more

Reviewed 29 May 2018
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 4 July 2018

A lovely quiet place with some fascinating graves. I didn't know the history but I love a wander around a cemetery. There is obviously a colony of rabbits living here and if you stay long enough you will see them pop up and run around...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Rachel B
Reviewed 29 May 2018

An amazing cemetery detailing the pioneers of the Koroit and district as one of the most Irish Settlements outside of Ireland in the world. This is a must for all Genealogists researching family trees or those following the history and the lives of those who...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 20 November 2017

Caught up with some of the relatives :) What a great amount of history all in the once place. First generations of settlers to the area and subsequent generations.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank gramzey
Reviewed 2 May 2017

We went to this cemetery to visit a friends grave, and were surprised at how neat and tidy the cemetery is. There is a small toilet block there. The cemetery has had over 6000 buried here since the mid 1800's

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Alec R
Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

Quaint old cemetery, lovely setting. No toilets and minimal shelter. Could use a better information board to help people looking for family history.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Elizabeth F
Reviewed 22 June 2016

Good cemetery to look and have a wander, very interesting reading some of the gravestones. Good for doing family history

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank jjw62au
Reviewed 8 June 2016

and their is a link between this cemetery and my art gallery ! it is a small world after all ! Directly outside my art gallery in koroit in a marker post commemorating the lives of two Nobel prize winners who both came from this...More

Date of experience: December 2015
1  Thank tonyhogarth
Reviewed 7 June 2016

This is a great spot to wander round and imagine life as it was many years earlier. There are lots of very old graves even some from last century and it is amazing to walk among them. If you are looking to do your family...More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Helen K
Reviewed 21 April 2016

Great spot to bush walk, or have a family BBQ, great wet lands with plenty of wildlife. Drive down you will be supprised

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank nicbodd
Reviewed 12 November 2015

I had to go to the cemetery for a work commitment. This cemetery was not a place I had considered as a tourist destination. However, when there you see the most magnificent view of the sea.The cemetery has historical significance; one grave houses Billy McLean,...More

Date of experience: May 2015
3  Thank Cecilia C
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