Funeral planning and grave search

Brisbane City Council maintains 12 cemeteries and three crematoria for people of the Brisbane area. 

Hemmant, Mount Gravatt and Pinnaroo Cemeteries and Crematoria offer a range of burial options. The remaining nine cemeteries are historic sites with limited burial options. Historic sites are located at Bald Hills, Balmoral, Brookfield, Cedar Creek, Lutwyche, Moggill, Nundah, South Brisbane and Toowong.  

Our facilities provide venues for burials and cremations and many of our cemeteries offer memorials for ashes. Our memorial chapels with function rooms are available for private services.


Grave location search & family history

Search our cemetery records to find grave location details of people interred at Council cemeteries and crematoria. Find helpful links for genealogists researching Brisbane.


Plaques & headstones

Council offers a range of plaques for graves and ash memorials, as well as information on arranging a headstone for a grave in a monumental area or historic cemetery.


Council's cemeteries & crematoria

Read about the features of each of Council's 12 cemeteries and three crematoria. Find information on burial and ash memorial options, cremations, locating graves and memorial sites as well as contact, location and opening hours information.


Chapel services

Chapels in the grounds of Pinnaroo, Hemmant and Mount Gravatt cemeteries are suitable for all types of funeral services.

Fees & charges

Find current costs for products and services offered by Council, to assist with planning a funeral at our cemeteries and crematoria.

Funeral pre-planning

Pre-purchasing means you pay at today's prices with no further costs to the cemetery. Find a guide to pre-planning a funeral with Council.

Memorial gardens & walls for ashes

Council offers a range of memorial gardens or walls for ashes to provide a thoughtful remembrance.

Burial options

Council offers three types of burial sites. Choose from lawn burials, lawn beam burials and monumental burials.

Catering & reception facilities

Catering and reception facilities are available at Pinnaroo, Hemmant and Mount Gravatt cemeteries.

Find out about grounds and grave maintenenace at Council's cemeteries and crematoria including how to make a maintenance request. 

Terms & conditions

Burial Rights Holders and Applicants must comply with terms and conditions relating to the operation of the cemetery.

Popular forms & downloads

The most popular forms, maps and brochures related to Council cemeteries products and services are available to download in PDF format.