Funeral planning

Brisbane City Council maintains 12 cemeteries and three crematoria in the Brisbane area. 

Increased COVID-19 restrictions

Increased restrictions are in place for South East Queensland. Find out more.

Impacts due to lockdown

In accordance with Queensland Government restrictions, attendance at funerals is limited to 10 people from 4pm Saturday 31 July until 4pm Sunday 8 August 2021.

Council's cemeteries at Mount Gravatt, Hemmant, and Pinnaroo will continue to provide burial and cremation services for customers with an existing booking, however, catering services will not be available.

All cemetery offices will be closed to the public during the lockdown, however, our team will still be available to support you by phone on 07 3403 8888 or email:

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.

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Last updated: 2 August 2021