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Penguin General Cemetery & Vantage Point

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An interesting walk through history

Having a walk through this cemetery provides you with a glimpse into the towns history. An... read more

Reviewed 12 January 2018
Tony W
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Sydney
Serene ....

I always pop in to Cemeteries ... there is always so much to see and to learn there . It's always... read more

Reviewed 25 July 2018
JamesHarry W
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Mullumbimby, Australia
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12 Jan 2018
“An interesting walk through history”
25 Jul 2018
“Serene ....”
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1 Main Rd, Penguin, Tasmania 7316, Australia
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Reviewed 25 July 2018

I always pop in to Cemeteries ... there is always so much to see and to learn there . It's always quiet and always meditative . Penguin has a beautifully maintained resting place for it's people ....BUT what sets it apart is the situation .......More

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Reviewed 12 January 2018

Having a walk through this cemetery provides you with a glimpse into the towns history. An interesting way to spend 30 minutes.

Thank Tony W
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Lots of graves, nicely maintained... if cemetery's are your "thing" then go check out Penguins for sure!

Thank mlong77
Reviewed 28 June 2016

this cemetery over looks the ocean and is full of local history just to walk around and read the headstones gibes you a sense of what life was li,e in this area in days gone by

Thank dee j
Reviewed 11 February 2015

What an unusual festival,150-200 people joining in honouring the spirits of bygone times.The live, one-hour, non-stop musical event, with highland pipers, flautist, violinist, choir and two vocalists meandering among the graves, ended with a magnificent and moving butterfly release in the small commemorative garden. What...More

Thank Thefullermonty
Reviewed 14 August 2014

Just a kilometre's walk along the beach & up the hill from Penguin's CBD, and well sign-posted, is this ideally situated attraction. The interpretive signage, in the small garden dedicated to the tens of unnamed babies buried there, explains the history and uniqueness of the...More

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