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Rookwood

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This is the ideal multiple-choice test because you can't get it wrong.
What is the population of the Sydney suburb Rookwood? (a) 0 (b) one million
There are no living people, but one million deceased in Rookwood Necropolis, the southern hemisphere's largest cemetery.
It's not surprising that East Street, on the cemetery's perimeter, features stonemasons.


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Not every cemetery offers you a free taste test, as they did in Rookwood. You were able to lie down inside an air-conditioned coffin and converse with your neighbour.


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In Rookwood, not sure how comfortable this looks if I am to spend a while in there.


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But you can even buy more time to postpone your entry.


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If you didn't like being in a box, there are alternatives.


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Not every cemetery has a remnant of a smashed statue


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or more than one.


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An unfortunately-appropriate name for a grave in Rookwood Cemetery


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Unusual aspects of a cemetery appear once a year in Rookwood.


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Unusual aspects of a cemetery appear once a year in Rookwood.


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What species of tree is this in Rookwood Cemetery?


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Deceased horse and rider in Rookwood Cemetery


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