Maintenance at cemeteries

The grounds of Brisbane City Council cemeteries and crematoria are regularly maintained.

Cemetery grounds maintenance

Maintenance of the cemetery grounds is the responsibility of Council and grounds maintenance includes:

  • mowing
  • whipper snipping
  • tree care
  • topping-up dirt levels in graves
  • lifting and levelling subsided plaques
  • cleaning-up old and unwanted flowers off gravesites.

If you want to make a request for grounds maintenance, phone Council on 07 3403 8888.

Headstone and plaque maintenance

Maintenance of headstones and plaques, including the restoration of old and dilapidated headstones, is the responsibility of the family and descendants.

Last updated: 24 August 2021