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DISCOVER WILBERFORCE & SACKVILLE REACH CEMETERIES

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Wilberforce & Sackville Reach Cemeteries

616 Tizzana Road

Sackville, NSW

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Join a guided tour of historic cemeteries. Discover some of Hawkesbury's lesser known cemeteries. Starting at Sackville Cemetery and ending the tour at Wilberforce Cemetery.


HELPFUL INFORMATION

Wear flat, comfortable shoes.

BYO hat or umbrella, sunscreen and water.

If it is very wet on the morning please phone the Library at 9am 4560-4460 or check the Library Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/HawkesburyLibrary/

If you want to arrive early, drop into Tractor 828 café for coffee before the tour. Located at 828 Sackville Road, Ebenezer.

There are no toilets at Sackville but there are toilets near the Wilberforce Cemetery.


STARTING POINT

The tour will start at Sackville Cemetery which is located at about 616 Tizzana Road, Sackville. Co-ordinates -33.486372, 150.893472.


DIRECTIONS TO SACKVILLE CEMETERY

Drive to Sackville via Windsor over the Windsor Bridge then at Wilberforce turn right into King Road/Sackville Road. This will take about 15 minutes and is 16km.

Then continue to Ebenezer, turning right just after the Ebenezer School into Tizzana Road and follow this round. The Cemetery will be on your right.

Total from Windsor Bridge to Sackville Cemetery is about 27km and takes about 25 minutes. Parking is limited so park carefully on the side of roadway.

Alternatively you can stay on Sackville Road and head towards Sackville Ferry and turn right into Tizzana Road. The cemetery will be on your left. Parking is limited so park carefully on the roadway.


DIRECTIONS TO WILBERFORCE CEMETERY

After Sackville we will drive to Wilberforce Cemetery which is located about 15 Old Sackville Road.

Return to Sackville Road via Tizzana Road and drive to outskirts of Wilberforce.

Go past Woodlands Park on your right, up the hill then turn right into Old Sackville Road.

Follow this around, until you see the St John's Cemetery on the left, takes about 10 minutes from Sackville. Parking available around cemetery.

Takes approx. 10 minutes from Sackville. Co-ordinates are -33.553734, 150.843077


For group bookings of more than 7 people, please contact the Library on (02) 4560 4460.



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  • SMILE! Your attendance at events supported by Hawkesbury City Council may be digitally recorded through photographs. Images may be used for promotional purposes on council's websites, publications, social media or by newspapers. By attending this session you agree to these terms. If you do not wish your image (or the image of your child) to be published, please notify staff before the event.
  • By registering and attending this event, you are agreeing to comply with the Hawkesbury Library Service Patron Code Of Conduct.
  • If you are unable to attend please cancel your tickets as soon as possible. This will enable others to participate in the programme.
  • Paid tickets are not transferable.

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  • To receive a full refund (minus an admin fee of 10% of session cost), please cancel your ticket or notify the library before 48 hours of the scheduled event. If less notice is given, a refund will not be issued.
  • Refunds will not be given if participants change their mind, or simply forget to attend the event. For exceptional circumstances, refunds may be issued at the discretion of the Library Coordinator.
  • A refund can take up to 7 working days to process after the event date (due to bank transfer times). Cash payment refunds can take up to 6 weeks to process.
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Wilberforce & Sackville Reach Cemeteries

616 Tizzana Road

Sackville, NSW

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