The Canberra Cemeteries head office at the Gungahlin Cemetery is open by appointment only.

Appointments are available Monday to Friday from 10am to 4pm.

Please call us on 6207 0000 or email cemeteries@act.gov.au to make a booking.

Online services will continue to be available and the phone line will be operational from 8.30am to 4.30pm.  

We appreciate your patience and cooperation.

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22 June 2020  - Grave Search Currently Unavailable 

Please note that our grave search facility is currently unavailable and will return as soon as possible.

If you need to access information from grave search facility now, please submit your query by email to cemeteries@act.gov.au and one of our Customer Service team members will provide the information and details to you. 

We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause. 


Maintenance News
PROJECT  CEMETERY DATES DETAILS
Mausoleum Panels Woden March to late July 2020 We are conducting maintenance on all memorial panels on the outdoor crypts at the Christ the Redeemer Mausoleum. The work will take until the end of June and may impact visitors to the mausoleum. Access may be restricted or limited at various times. Please observe all signage, and respect any posted warnings or verbal directions from staff which may be issued during this period.

Canberra's Public Cemeteries

Canberra's public cemeteries are administered by the ACT Public Cemeteries Authority, an independent, self-funded statutory authority, which reports to the ACT Government through the Minister for City Services. The cemeteries are planned and managed to meet as many of the communities needs as possible.

Gungahlin Cemetery

Local ducks enjoying the lake at Gungahlin Cemetery

The Gungahlin Cemetery was opened in 1979 and is extensively landscaped. A large lake and many bird species help create a tranquil and peaceful environment.

 

Hall Cemetery

Picturesque rock wal at Hall Cemetery

Hall Cemetery is a small rural cemetery, mainly for the long time residents of the Hall Region. It is divided into religious denominations .

 

Woden Cemetery

The ornate front gates of Woden Cemetery

The Woden Cemetery was opened in 1936 and closed in 1979. Re-opened in March 1999, this formally planned cemetery features many stately mature trees and offers lawn and monumental burial sites in different religious and general areas.

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Burial Schedule

This information is updated daily. Please note that private funerals are not displayed.

  Date    Surname First Name Time Funeral Director Cemetery Service Interment
  Thursday 16 July  Gnjec Paula 12.00 pm Tobin Brothers Gungahlin   Portion 17
  Thursday 16 July  Aoun Farid 12.30 pm White Lady Woden   Portion 12
  Thursday 16 July  Kennedy Eileen  2.30 pm Toscan Dinn Woden   Portion 2
  Thursday 16 July  Stephens Joseph  3.00 pm White Lady Gungahlin   Portion 1
  Friday 17 July  Bennett Lawrence 10.30 am Tobin Brothers Woden Graveside Portion 11
  Friday 17 July  Frankis Margaret 11.45 am William Cole Gungahlin   Portion 18 
  Friday 17 July Apps Valerie  2.00 pm White Lady Woden Graveside  Portion 4 
  Friday 17 July  Hallahan Thomas  2.30 pm WT Dennis & Son Gungahlin   Portion 1 
  Monday 20 July  Montagner Lidia 11.30 am White Lady Gungahlin   Portion 1 
  Monday 20 July Hackwill Peter 12.30 pm Toscan Dinn Gungahlin
Portion 5
  Monday 20 July  Alexakis George  3.00 pm Tobin Brothers Gungahlin   Portion 24
  Tuesday 21 July  Bishop Cynthia  1.30 pm  William Cole Gungahlin Graveside Portion 8
  Wednesday 22 July  Magill David 11.30 am White Lady  Gungahlin Graveside Portion 18