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Cemeteries Cemeteries

Council operates and maintains the following cemeteries:

Cemeteries Online

Cemeteries Online allows you to view cemetery information for the Fraser Coast.

The information provided covers a period of over 150 years.

Go to Cemeteries Online

Cemetery fees

All cemetery interments involve either a purchase cost of a grave, the cost of a reservation of a grave, the purchase of a garden or wall niche, or the reservation of a garden or wall niche.

An application fee is also charged for the erection of a monument or structure or the installation of a plaque.

Installation of new plaques or monuments

Council approval is required for the installation of new plaques or monuments.

A notice of intent form (PDF,532kB) must be completed and sent to the Cemetery Office at least 48 hours prior to the proposed construction commencement date.

Burial Rights

Council has developed a Burial Rights Policy (PDF,140kB) to define who the burial rights are granted to and who holds the right to nominate persons whose bodies or ashes may be interred in a Council administered grave or niche and the right to install monuments or plaques on a grave.

Funeral Directors

Funeral Directors are responsibile for booking a funeral with Council.

For more information on booking a funeral please read the information sheet (PDF,115kB) provided. 

An interment booking form (PDF,157kB) is available only for Funeral Directors.  

Contact us

Cemetery Administration - Maryborough Garden of Rest Cemetery, Walker Street, Maryborough
Phone - 1300 79 49 29
Email -