Graveside Burial Choices

We provide a large range of burial options for you to choose from. You may choose a private burial, full service graveside affair or a chapel or church service followed by interment.

WHO TO LEAD THE SERVICE

Family Led Service

When families choose to do their own thing with support from us always on hand.  A family member or friend may conduct the service or your own clergy can attend. 

Funeral Celebrant

We can provide a staff celebrant to attend on the day to lead a service with input from the family and opportunity for family and friends to speak. 

Civil Celebrant

Ideal when speaking isnt something families are comfortable with.  A civil celebrant will meet with you to custom design a service the way you want.

Direct Burial

Unattended Burial

A simple burial with no funeral service.   

$2,000 plus cemetery fees

Attended Private Burial

A burial with family and close friends attending with a few words of committal provided by a staff celebrant

$2,400 plus cemetery fees

Graveside Economy Services

The graveside economy service is very simple in nature with the important equipment provided to ensure a dignified burial service.  

Family Led

A graveside service where family, a friend or other person arranged by the family does the speaking with our support.  

$2,500 plus cemetery fees

Civil Celebrant

A respectful graveside service with a civil celebrant provided to craft a personal farewell  A lower cost service with just the important elements.

$2,850 plus cemetery fees

Graveside Essential

The graveside essential service includes full cemetery setup in a major Adelaide cemetery, canopy, chairs, lectern and audio facilities.  A good choice for many as it covers most needs.

Family Led

A graveside service where family, a friend or other person arranged by the family does the speaking.  This service has more flexibility and additional services to the economy option.

$3,000 plus cemetery fees

Civil Celebrant

A full service graveside option with a civil celebrant leading the service with music, full cemetery setup and more included.

$3,500 plus cemetery fees

Things to know

What's included

All services include the following :

  • A coffin 1800 * 600 * 350 mm ##
  • A professional fee
  • Certified copy of death certificate from Births Deaths and Marriages
  • Transfer from a Adelaide public hospital or the State Coroner
  • Mortuary care
  • Use of an appropriate vehicle to transfer the coffin on the day of the service
  • A lowering device graveside or sticks and straps for traditional hand lowering
  • Arrangement of all documentation and working with the cemetery to prepare the grave.
  • Essential service : Flowers & petals

## Coffin varies subject to package selected

Other services may be included subject to option selected above.

Cemetery Fees

Depending on your specific situation the following cemetery fees may apply:

  • License fee :(or grant). This is to own the site for the burial from 26-99 years or forever (fr $4,500)
  • Interment fee. A fee charged but the cemetery to open and close the grave. (fr $2,300)
  • Cemetery setup fee. This covers such things as a canopy, chairs, artificial grass and lowering device. (fr $350)
  • Curator fee. Church cemeteries and country cemeteries may charge a small curator fee which cover the checking of documents and nameplate on the day of the service.($100 avg)

Optional charges
Transfer fees

All transfers from a Adelaide public hospital or for persons with the State Coroner are included free of additional charge.

Transfers from a private home, private hospital or aged care location will incur a transfer fee based on the following:

Transfer requested to attend between 6am-12 Midnight the fee is $255

Transfer requested to attend between 12.01am-5.59am the fee is $330

Transfer fees during normal business hours are not always applicable so please contact us to discuss. 

Hospitality

Lounges and refreshments following a service are additional to all our options. Please visit our Hospitality page for further information

Other Links

Find the right grave type in a cemetery. 

Post burial options from pubs, cemetery lounge or a coffee cart service.

Special earth friendlier burial options.