Cemetery | Ghost Tours & Walks


Some Melbourne cemeteries are over 100 years old and have some very well known names and interesting graves, so the best way of getting to know them is on a scary old ghost tour.

Learn more about our amazing city with these Cemetery Tours & Walks.. some call them Graveyard Tours!

Also see History of Melbourne | Historical Locations | History Tours




 Old Melbourne Ghost Tour Old Melbourne Ghost Tour
Every Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Journey back to old Melbourne, a time when the spices of China Town masked the smoke of the opium dens, poor houses supplied bodies in the name of advancing medical science and the famous opera singer Federici gave his most dramatic performance. The Old Melbourne Ghost Tour Read more..

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 Altona Homestead Ghost Tour Altona Homestead Ghost Tour
Every 1st Saturday
Visit one of Australia's original homesteads, nestled snugly in a leafy park only 15 minutes drive from Melbourne. The homestead has long had a reputation for hauntings and has been the centre of paranormal investigations. Altona Homestead is haunted by at least 11 ghosts. Read more..

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 Altona Homestead Paranormal Investigation Altona Homestead Paranormal Investigation
When: 19th of August 2017
Get a group of friends together and become a ghost hunter for the evening with expert paranormal investigators showing you how to run a vigil in the historic, haunted Altona Homestead. You will be using various divination tools and paranormal investigation equipment. All equ Read more..

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 Aradale Ghost Tour Aradale Ghost Tour
Every Friday, Saturday
Aradale is Australia's largest abandoned lunatic asylum. Opened in 1867 as Ararat Lunatic Asylum, this building housed tens of thousands of people described as "Lunatics", "idiots" and "imbeciles" - some of them described as the worst lunatics in the British Empire. Comple Read more..

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 Ararat Lunatic Asylum Ararat Lunatic Asylum
Aradale is Australia's largest abandoned lunatic asylum. Opened in 1867 as Ararat Lunatic Asylum, this building housed tens of thousands of people described as "Lunatics", "idiots" and "imbeciles" - some of them described as the worst lunatics in the British Empire. Compl Read more..

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 Carlton Murder Tour Carlton Murder Tour
Every 1st Saturday
First Saturday of every month at 10:00pm Weeknights by appointment with 4 or more people Join us on a murderous night in Melbourne as we explore the dark and forgotten history of Carlton, the most violent suburb of Melbourne. This tour is a two tour driving tour of the st Read more..

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 Castlemaine Gaol Ghost Tour Castlemaine Gaol Ghost Tour
Every 2nd Saturday
Perched atop a hill, the imposing Old Castlemaine Gaol serves as a warning to those below. Go deep within its sandstone walls to discover the ghost of John Duffus, the last man hanged onsite. Visit the cell of Australian serial killer Peter Dupas and the restless spirits of 1 Read more..

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 Castlemaine Gaol Overnight Paranormal Investigation Castlemaine Gaol Overnight Paranormal Investigation
When: 13th of October 2017
Meet at Old Castlemaine Gaol, 36 Bowden Street, Castlemaine (1.5 hour drive from Melbourne) Join us on an overnight paranormal investigation through Old Castlemaine Gaol. Your night starts with a 2 hour ghost tour where you will discover the ghost of John Duffus, the last ma Read more..

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 Chinatown Murder & Ghost Tour Chinatown Murder & Ghost Tour
Join the team at Melbourne Murder Tours for a murderous evening that you won't forget, as we guide you though the oldest Chinese community in the western world. Hear spine tingling stories of the most dangerous street in Melbourne, as you are taken to the locations where Read more..

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 Chinatown Murder Tour Chinatown Murder Tour
Every Friday, Saturday
Every Friday & Saturday at 8:00pm Weeknights by appointment with 4 or more people Hear spine tingling stories of Melbourne's past as we guide you though the streets and lanes of the oldest Chinese community in the western world. Experience locations of a former opium den, Ch Read more..

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 Eynesbury Homestead Dinner and Ghost Tour Eynesbury Homestead Dinner and Ghost Tour
Every 3rd Friday
Eynesbury Homestead Dinner and Ghost Tour For a private tour with minimum 15 people Limited Edition: Selected Dates throughout the year ​​Discover the grand country home of the Staughton family, Eynesbury Homestead. Enjoy a beautiful meal at our historic venu Read more..

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 Geelong Gaol Ghost Tour Geelong Gaol Ghost Tour
Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
7 nights a week at 8pm Geelong Gaol opened in 1853 and is one of Australia's most intact 19th century convict prisons. Explore this prison after dark and be haunted by stories of convicts, murderers and lunatics who once called this three story blue stone building home. Read more..

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 Geelong Gaol Paranormal Investigation Tours Geelong Gaol Paranormal Investigation Tours
Join the team at Twisted History for a night of Paranormal Investigation you won't forget. As we guide you through the most haunted and intact 19th century Gaols in Victoria. Search for evidence that the paranormal really exists, with Australia's Premier ghost hunting team. Read more..

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 Guided Heritage Walk of Coburg Cemetery Guided Heritage Walk of Coburg Cemetery
Come along to a fun day learning about pioneers and politicians who lived and died in Coburg Easy walking access. Bookings essential. Contact ttabone@gmct.com.au or (03) 9355 3146 Organised by Friends of Coburg Cemetery Inc. Read more..

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 Historical Tour of Sunbury's Old Mental Hospital Historical Tour of Sunbury's Old Mental Hospital
Every Saturday
Night Tours of Old Mental Hospital Sunbury Every Saturday $35 pp Ever wondered about those old majestic buildings that sit high up on Jackson's Hill in Sunbury Victoria Discover what Institutional living was really like in the late eighteenth and early ninteenth century Read more..

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 J Ward Lunatic Asylum | Ghost Tour J Ward Lunatic Asylum | Ghost Tour
Every Saturday
J Ward was a prison in Ararat, built 1859 - 1861 as a maximum security psychiatric ward it closed in 1991. On this Victorian ghost tour you'll be committed for an evening - enter the cells of the criminally insane if you dare! Walk in the footsteps of self-mutilators, men Read more..

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 Kew Cemetery Tour Kew Cemetery Tour
Every 1st Sunday
Friends of Boroondara (Kew) Cemetery run regular cemetery tours on the first Sunday of each month. The content of each tour varies from month to month and is of of a general nature or could reflect current topics. We're sure you will always find them interesting. No b Read more..

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 Lantern Ghost Tours Lantern Ghost Tours
Join Lantern Ghost Tours and experience a tour with a difference. We are a small business that has a passion for history, ghosts, and ghost towns. After 9 years of visiting the most haunted buildings, cities, villages and ghost tours in over 52 countries, Jacqui returned to Read more..

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 Lantern Ghost Tours | Kryal Castle Lantern Ghost Tours | Kryal Castle
When: 8th of September 2017
Enter the labyrinth of Australia’s only haunted Castle in a unique, after dark experience. Discover the ghost of a boy in the sweet shop whose skeleton was displayed in the torture chamber, the spirit of a forgotten actor and cursed stones transported from a medieval Spanish Read more..

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 Melbourne Cemetery Tours Melbourne Cemetery Tours
Tour guides Helen D. Harris OAM and Jan Davidson have been running tours of Melbourne General Cemetery for over twenty five years, and have a detailed knowledge of many of the fascinating characters of Australian history who are buried there. Their knowledge comes from many hours Read more..

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 Melbourne General Cemetery Melbourne General Cemetery
The Melbourne General Cemetery is a large necropolis located 2 km north of the city of Melbourne in the suburb of Carlton North. The cemetery was opened on 1 June 1853, and the Old Melbourne Cemetery (on the site of what is now the Queen Victoria Market) was closed the next ye Read more..

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 Melbourne General Cemetery Night Tours Melbourne General Cemetery Night Tours
The historic and iconic Melbourne General Cemetery is the final resting place of many notable Victorians. These include Australia’s longest serving Prime Minister, Sir Robert Menzies, famous author Marcus Clarke, legendary billiard player Walter Lindrum, the infamous Princes Thea Read more..

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 Melbourne Ghost Tour Melbourne Ghost Tour
Every Saturday
Come face to face with Melbourne's haunted past on Melbourne's oldest and most famous ghost tour, conducted by Haunted Bookshop founder and Haunted Australia TV presenter, Drew Sinton. Spooky fun! Two-hour walk begins 8.30 pm Saturdays at The Haunted Bookshop, 15 McKillop Stre Read more..

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 Melbourne Murder Tour Melbourne Murder Tour
Every 3rd Saturday
Third Saturday at 8.30pm Weeknights by appointment with 4 or more people Join us on a murderous night as we explore Melbourne's darkest history. This is a 2.5 hour driving tour through Melbourne's criminal past. Have you ever wondered where such crimes like Hoddle Stree Read more..

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 Night Tours | Old Melbourne Gaol Night Tours | Old Melbourne Gaol
Every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
What stories would a hangman tell you if he was guiding you around the Gaol, where he was the master of the rope? What other stories from the dark side will find their way into this performance? Book the Hangman's Night Tour and find out..... if you're game? (Note: This night Read more..

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 Old Melbourne Cemetery Old Melbourne Cemetery
Many people assume the first Melbourne cemetery was the Old Melbourne Cemetery (over Queen Victoria Market), when it was in fact Burial Hill, today's Flagstaff Gardens. Willie, the child of James Goodman was the first person to buried in Melbourne then known as Port Phillip Di Read more..

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 Pentridge Prison D Division Tour Pentridge Prison D Division Tour
Every Sunday
This who's-who of the Aussie criminal underworld serves as the perfect setting for a Melbourne ghost tour featuring the likes of Ned Kelly, Chopper Reed and Ronald Ryan - Australia's last man to be executed. Available every Sunday night, you'll venture into the home of Austra Read more..

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 Point Cook Homestead Ghost Tour  Point Cook Homestead Ghost Tour
Every 3rd Saturday
Point Cook Homestead, 1 Point Cook Homestead Road, Point Cook Discover the country home of the Chirnside family, Point Cook Homestead. Located at the end of an isolated country track, you will be transported to another world. Surrounded by trees, beach and farmland with only t Read more..

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 Springvale Botanical Cemetery Tours Springvale Botanical Cemetery Tours
Historical and botanical tours | A large number of tours are conducted across SMCT’s eight cemetery locations. These tours are led by staff and volunteers and provide a fascinating and educational experience. They also promote the cultural and heritage values of our locations and Read more..

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 St Kilda Cemetery Tours St Kilda Cemetery Tours
The Friends of St Kilda Cemetery run regular tours of St Kilda Cemetery. Tours of St Kilda Cemetery leave from the main entrance gates on Dandenong Road, St Kilda East (Melways Map 58 – F9). Bookings: Places are limited and pre-booking is essential by contacting 9531 6832, Read more..

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 White Hat Tour of Melbourne General Cemetery White Hat Tour of Melbourne General Cemetery
White Hat Tour of Melbourne General Cemetery as chosen by the Qantas In Flight Magazine There's much more life in the Cemetery than you would think. Melbourne General Cemetery is one of the most important cemeteries in Australia. Join your entertaining White Hat Guide fo Read more..

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