Burial or Cremation
If Burial is Chosen
There are a number of cemeteries available to residents of the A.C.T. and the surrounding areas. These include:
- Gungahlin Cemetery;
- Woden Cemetery;
- Queanbeyan Cemetery; and
- Hall Cemetery.
Cemeteries offer a range of areas where burials may take place and are divided into sections:
- The Lawn Section
- Memorial Gardens for Ashes
- Headstone Section
- The Mausoleum Section (Woden only)
If Cremation is Chosen
Cremation has become an accepted option for many families. It offers total flexibility with final memorialisation. Ashes may be scattered, retained, halved or interred in a memorial garden or earth grave.
Norwood Park Crematorium, located on Sandford Street Mitchell, serves the residents of the A.C.T. Use of the Norwood Park Chapel is available at no extra cost.
Toscan Dinn Funerals can assist with interstate burials and cremations.