'Gruesome Graveyards' Night Tour

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Take a walk through this beautiful and historical cemetery at night, and hear macabre tales of murder, grave robbing, executions, suicide, the Plague, and even couple of ghost stories. All our stories might be true and historically accurate (except maybe the ghosts), but they are stranger than fiction.  

Suitable for ages 12 years and up.

Historians Tracey Olivieri and Chris Dawson

2-2.5 hours, from 7.30 pm*

$15 full, $10 concession and children. Discount family bookings also available. See below to book your place.

Tour numbers
20 people per tour max.

Private tours
We can organise a tour just for your own group of friends. You can select any tour type you want. Minimum cost is $150 for up to 15 people (extra people $10 per head).


Tour information and conditions


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These tours are not-for-profit and run by the Friends of South Brisbane Cemetery (Inc.) in partnership with the Boggo Road Gaol Historical Society (Inc.). Tours are conducted under license from the Brisbane City Council. Profits go towards our cemetery heritage projects and FOSBC community activities.

This is a 'real history' tour and we are in NO WAY associated with the 'Boggo Road Gaol Pty Ltd' small business.

Please contact friendscemetery@gmail.com with your queries.

* Tour times can vary depending on levels of customer interaction during the tour.