This year, HIDDEN will be hosting a bigger and better FREE public program, giving our visitors the opportunity to be a part of some amazing workshops and fun activities for all ages.

Download HIDDEN Visitor's Guide
with map and program


Photography Instameet

Sunday 26 Aug, 3.00pm

Bring your camera and props for a sneek-peak of HIDDEN in the late afternoon and learn new styles and techniques from our 3 inspiring Instagram hosts. Post your photos to Instagram with #HIDDEN2019 to win over $800 in prizes.

Meeting Point: Village Green (Hawthorne Ave)

Bring: Camera and props 

More Details: Click Here



10th Anniversary Party Launch

Saturday 7 Sep, 3.00pm

All welcome to the official opening of HIDDEN2018 and the announcement of the $10,000 Rookwood Cemetery Sculpture Award winner and other prize winners. There will be music, refreshments and art activities for the kids.

Location: Village Green (Hawthorne Ave)


Curator Tours

Saturday 8 Sep, 1.00pm

Saturday 29 Sep, 12.00pm

Dr. Kath Fries, HIDDEN's Curator, will guide you through parts of the HIDDEN walk and discuss the works in more detail.

Meeting Point: Friends of Rookwood Stall opposite Office (Hawthorne Ave)

Duration: Approx 1-1.5hrs

Bookings Essential: Click here to book 8 September or 29 September or contact us on (02) 8575 8100 

If you have a group of 8+ people and would like to organise a private guided tour of HIDDEN, please contact us.



Friends of Rookwood HIDDEN Tours

Saturday 8 Sep, 10.00am

Sunday 9 Sep, 10.00am

Saturday 15 Sep, 10.00am

Sunday 16 Sep, 10.00am

Sunday 23 Sep, 10.00am

Explore the oldest area of Rookwood Cemetery and visit the site of the old mortuary station, infamous memorials, the Serpentine Canal and the iconic Elephant House.

Please Note: This is NOT a guided tour of the HIDDEN exhibition, it is an exploration of the oldest area of Rookwood Cemetery.

Meeting Point: St Michael's Chapel, Necropolis Drive (next to William Drive behind Necropolis Circuit)

Duration: Approx 2hrs

Bookings Essential: Click here to book 8 September, 9 September, 15 September, 16 September or 23 September or contact us on (02) 8575 8100 

If you have a group of 8+ people and would like to organise a private Friends of Rookwood tour, please contact us.


Rookwood Open Day

Saturday 29 Sep, 10.00am - 2.00pm 


Additional Info: More information available on the Rookwood Cemetery website