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Bushfire Commemorative Walk and Service

Bushfire Commemorative Walk and Service

The 17 churches, which together form the Melbourne City of Churches network united to hold a special commemorative walk and service in the Fitzroy Gardens on Sunday, February 15, 2009 to show solidarity in sorrow and support for the victims and survivors of the Victorian bushfires.

Leaders and representatives of the 17 city churches  participated in the service and an open invitation was extended to the wider community to walk from their Sunday service  to join in the Fitzroy Gardens for a reflective community gathering.

The service was filmed by Fraynework and is online at

View the prayer service and continue your time of prayer and reflection or post a prayer or reflection and light a candle in the virtual Prayer Rooms at either or light a candle in the prayer room on this site.