World Cemeteries

Waverley Cemetery, Sydney, Australia

Incredible beauty over the cliff. If any cemetery in the world has the best ocean views, then this is the place. Situated on the edge of a cliff along the famous promenade between Bronte and Clovelly beaches in Sydney's eastern suburbs, this cemetery is a great spot to watch the sunrise, watch the surfers, or simply enjoy the sea breeze. Waverley Cemetery is a Clifftop Heritage Site at Bronte Beach in the eastern suburbs of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. Opened in 1877, the cemetery is known for its virtually intact monuments from the Victorian and Edwardian eras. It is regularly called one of the most beautiful cemeteries in the world. Many famous Australians are buried in the cemetery. It is also called the " The Cemetery of Peace".