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Very Interesting

We enjoyed looking at all the old headstones and seeing the grave of Ben Hall. Interesting spot to... read more

Reviewed May 30, 2019
SMSAus
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Sydney, Australia
Interesting collection of historical connections

For a smallish regional cemetery, this has a lot of connections familiar from history - bushranger... read more

Reviewed January 5, 2019
SMTas
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Sheffield, Australia
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Reviewed July 2, 2019 via mobile

A well maintained cemetery with some "famous" people buried there. There's conjecture as to whether bush ranger, Ben Hall, is actually buried there. Ned Kelly's sister is buried there. It's amazing walking amongst the grave and looking at some of the headstones and wonder what...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed May 30, 2019

We enjoyed looking at all the old headstones and seeing the grave of Ben Hall. Interesting spot to visit.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank SMSAus
Reviewed January 5, 2019

For a smallish regional cemetery, this has a lot of connections familiar from history - bushranger Ben Hall, Ned Kelly's sister, and Captain Cook's great grand niece. The is plenty else of interest from Forbes history - look for the Vandenberg graves. Cemetery well maintained...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed October 2, 2018

On a short visit to Forbes we decided to visit the cemetery as they had relatives of Captain Cook and Ned Kelly buried there. Great visit and nice to see this part of history

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank tejas123
Reviewed June 18, 2018

We included a quick trip to the Cemetery to our day out in Forbes and, have to admit it was a bit of a hunt to find the three (in)famous graves of Ben Hall, Ben Hall, Kate Foster (Ned Kelly's sister) and Captain Cook's grandniece...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank the_stoddarts
Reviewed May 26, 2018

Went there to see Ben Hall's grave as well as Kate Foster"s grave, she was Ned Kelly's sister. Do not use Google Maps as they take you about 10 klms out of town. This place is only a few minutes on the fringe of the...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Graeme B
Reviewed May 6, 2018

Main visit to the cemetery was to find family graves, but of course had to find the more well-known ones as well. Cemetery in general is very well-kept, even the older sections. Tourist attraction graves - Ben Hall, Kate Kelly, Rebecca Sheilds - are signposted...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank justmevictoria
Reviewed November 29, 2017

My grand parents are here but for tourest there is ben halls grave,a bush ranger. The cemetery is well looked after but a bit.....dead looking, there is no grass or places to sit.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank jonnysdabomb
Reviewed November 15, 2017

That's the trio of Ben Hall, Kate Foster, and the other one, so you could drop in for a look if you're in the area, since there's not much else to do. Otherwise, it's a typical cemetery, less creepy than most country cemeteries, and on...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank mrdom
Reviewed August 23, 2017 via mobile

I was in Forbes for business and at the end of my work day decided to explore. So headed off on Bogan Gate Road ( which in itself amused me ) and just a short distance down the road there it was - the Forbes...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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