Maintenance at cemeteries

Find information about maintenance of Brisbane City Councils nine cemeteries and three crematoria.

Grounds maintenance

Maintenance of the cemetery grounds is the responsibility of Council. 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.

Headstones and plaques

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


Last updated: 2 May 2019