Dead Set Legends - Mini Documentary

Parramatta Foundations - Dead Set Legends Mini-Documentary
<h4 style=">Who's buried beneath the grounds of Parramatta in Australia's oldest Cemetery? 

Who's buried beneath the grounds of Australia's oldest cemetery?

Meet some of the legends buried beneath Parramatta as Dan Ilic is joined by historian Judith Dunn in St John’s Anglican Church Cemetery, the oldest cemetery in Australia. From Henry Dodd who grew the first wheat crop and has Australia’s oldest grave stone, to pioneer woman, Elizabeth Peasley, who ran the Fox Under the Hills Inn, discover the stories of these dead set legends and why the cemetery is such a significant site.

Featuring presenter Dan Ilic, historian and author Judith Dunn OAM.


Thank you to the Friends of St John’s Cemetery and Fox Hills Golf Club.
Produced by Chloe Angelo
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