Maintenance at cemeteries | Brisbane City Council

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 grave sites.

If you wish 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. 


15 June 2015