JACK SIM presents




Discover the haunted history of Toowong Cemetery including The Statue That Moves, Grave on the Hill, Ghosts of Paddington Cemetery, Mayne Murder, and The Black Prince…

Visit the necropolis of Toowong Cemetery – Brisbane’s City of the Dead. More than 120,000 souls lay at rest here, in thousands of graves, tombs and crypts – some famous, some infamous. Hear real ghost stories of a statue that comes to life, a deceased governor, black widow. murderers, a buried boxer on this 2hr guided historic ghost tour of historic Toowong Cemetery. 

Please note this tour’s route & stories differ from Toowong Cemetery Ghost Tour: The other Side

Brisbane’s original historic ghost tours (est.1998) operated by haunted-historian Jack Sim,

author of Ghost Trails Series book ‘GHOSTS OF TOOWONG CEMETERY’ (complimentary copy included in tour).

ACCESSIBILITY: For accessibility information please click HERE


Also see Crime Tours

Fri & Sat evenings 7.30pm

Request Private Tour


  • 2 hour historical tour
  • Experienced tour guide
  • Hear spooky real ghost stories including The Statue That Moves, Ghosts of Paddington Cemetery, Mayne Murder, The Black Prince and more…
  • Copy of The Ghosts of Toowong Cemetery written by GTA Director Jack Sim
  • Restricted tour group size
  • Adult: $49.00
  • Adult Concession – Seniors / Students: $45.00*
  • Teenager (10-17): $25.00

*Concession applies to seniors, pensioners, and university students. Customers will be asked to produce concession cards at check-in. If you have a Companion Card, please contact our office in order to book. 

  • All walking tours require the ability to stand or be stationary during each story.
  • This tour is not suitable for those reliant on a walking aid – frame, stick, crutches
  • This tour is wheelchair and mobility scooter accessible.
Tour Includes:
  • Steep hills
  • Uneven surfaces
  • Steps
  • Narrow and limited pathways
  • Grassed areas to navigate
  • Drains and gutters throughout the site
  • Some exposed tree roots and stumps
  • Darkness and poor lighting during evening tours
  • Graves, grave stones, grave markers may be a tripping hazard.
  • No Seating
  • No on-site toilet facilities
  • Approximately 2 KM round trip
For Further Accessibility Information please CLICK HERE


Fancy something a little different? We also offer crime tours at crimetoursaustralia.com.au


Cemetery gates, Toowong Cemetery, Corner Frederick Street and Mt Coot-Tha Road, Toowong QLD 4066

FREE street parking is available. Please refer to the map provided. 

Please note it is illegal to be in a cemetery between dusk and dawn each day, unless operating under a site licence like we do. While waiting for the tour to start, or if you arrive early, please DO NOT wait inside the cemetery, please wait outside the gates at the allocated meet location. The cemetery will also be locked up during the tours, therefore no parking is permitted inside the cemetery.


To see the full list of frequently asked questions CLICK HERE