Sunday 16th October
Friday 21st October
Sunday 23rd October
Sunday 6th November
Wednesday 9th November
Sunday 13th November
Sunday 20th November
Sunday 27th November
To report a death please call 9534 0208
MCK Office: The MCK office in St Kilda is OPEN.
Office hours are Monday - Thursday from 9am to 5pm & Friday 9am to 2pm (closed on public holidays).
Cemetery Open Times:
Sunday - Friday: 8:00am to 4:45pm. Closed Shabbat and Yom Tov. Open Public Holidays.
Please use the "Book Consecration" button on the Consecration page to request a Consecration booking. All bookings must be confirmed by MCK following your electronic request.
Link to Prayers for a Funeral Service
Please Note: The Consecration booking is a request only, and dates and times are not confirmed until MCK provides a confirmed reservation
It is customary that no consecrations are held on Rosh Chodesh or during the Hebrew month of Nissan.
The following are the Rosh Chodesh dates;
Rosh Chodesh Av Friday 29th July 2022
Rosh Chodesh Elul Sunday 28th August 2022
Rosh Chodesh Cheshvan Tuesday 25th October 2022
Rosh Chodesh Cheshvan Wednesday 26th October 2022
Rosh Chodesh Kislev Thursday 24th November 2022
Rosh Chodesh Kislev Friday 25th November 2022
Rosh Chodesh Tevet Sunday 25th December 2022
Other dates that no consecrations are held (Check with your Rabbi)
Fifteenth of Av Friday 12th August 2022
THE MELBOURNE CHEVRA KADISHA CEMETERY AT SPRINGVALE AND LYNDHURST WILL BE CLOSED ON THE FOLLOWING HOLY DAYS:
Rosh Hashana Day 1 Monday 26th September 2022
Rosh Hashana Day 2 Tuesday 27th September 2022
Yom Kippur Wednesday 5th October 2022
Succot Day 1 Monday 10th October 2022
Succot Day 2 Tuesday 11th October 2022
Shemini Atzeret Monday 17th October 2022
Simchat Torah Tuesday 18th October 2022