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Toowong Cemetery Walks

Free self-guided walks to help you explore the history and stories of Toowong Cemetery

Each walk has a map, directions, and stories about people remembered in Toowong Cemetery. Choose a walk:

  • The Federation Walk

    Discover the stories of Queenslander's who contributed to Australia's federation and our constitution.

    30 minutes

  • Dr. Lilian Cooper walk

    Uncover Brisbane's history along the gently sloping Dr. Lilian Cooper Drive.

    1 hour

  • The Jewish Walk

    Learn about Jewish customs and local identities including a world champion wrestler and a bush balladeer.

    45 minutes

  • Mount Blackall walk

    Discover the historic highlights on and around Mount Blackall.
    A new walk coming soon...

    1½ - 2 hours

Self-guided walks in Toowong Cemetery are free. You can walk in the cemetery between 6am and 6pm.

Toowong Cemetery is the largest cemetery in Queensland. On your walk you should wear a hat and enclosed shoes, and take a water bottle. Toilets are available at Canon Garland Place within the cemetery - they are not wheel-chair accessible.

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Self-guided walk alternatives

Consider joining a Toowong Cemetery Guided Tour or the visiting the headstone symbolism display.