Avenel Cemetery

Historical Sites and Heritage Locations

Steeped in history, visit the many graves scattered around the Avenel Cemetery.

Of important note here is the grave of John ‘Red’ Kelly, the father of the infamous Ned Kelly. ‘Red’ was laid to rest at the age of 45 on the 28 December 1866. He died in the Kilmore Gaol after his health was ruined due to alcohol abuse.

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Photo of the memorial plaque on John 'Red' Kelly's grave

Red Kelly Grave site

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Avenel Cemetery

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Photo of the historic Avenel Common School No. 8

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