Dame Elisabeth Murdoch AC, DBE will be honoured with a State Memorial Service to be held at 11am on Tuesday 18 December at St Paul’s Cathedral in Melbourne.
Due to the significant public interest in this occasion, a live broadcast of the service will also take place on the screens at Federation Square.
In lieu of flowers, the family has requested donations be made to the Murdoch Childrens Research Institute (https://donate.mcri.edu.au/inmemory).
Public notices will be published in newspapers Friday 7 December and Saturday 8 December 2012.
To assist with seating, relatives, friends and representatives of organisations wishing to attend should contact the Victorian Department of Premier and Cabinet from Monday 10 December 2012, between 8am and 6pm, on (03) 9651 5124.
Registrations will close at 6pm on Wednesday 12 December 2012.
For further information contact Louise Martin (Department of Premier & Cabinet): 0417 031 576