What are the different types of funerals in Australia?

The final funeral farewell you choose for yourself or your loved one has as much to do with personality as it has to do with factors like religious beliefs, culture, location and cost. Although there are several more common approaches to funerals in Australia, a good funeral director will be able to tailor these life … More What are the different types of funerals in Australia?

5 Eco-friendly ways to dispose of a dead body

If you live an eco-friendly life, chances are you might be considering an environmentally-friendly death. Fortunately, in Australia, there are several options to deal with human remains that are both kind to the planet and readily accessible. Both burial and cremation have pros and cons but both are considered fairly demanding environmentally. Burial takes up … More 5 Eco-friendly ways to dispose of a dead body

Eight ways to honor the anniversary of your loved one’s death

The anniversary of a loved one’s death can be a very emotional period, as the passing of time and the rolling on of the lives around you brings feeling of loss into sharp focus. But the passing of time is inevitable, and even as the years pass, enduring the anniversary of the death of someone … More Eight ways to honor the anniversary of your loved one’s death

How Long Does a Cremation Actually Take From Start to Finish?

Understanding cremation Before making the choice of cremation over burial, it is natural to want to understand more about the process of cremation, which is gaining in popularity and now accounts for around two-thirds of the funeral services industry. To help you discover more about the cremation process, in this blog we will explore how … More How Long Does a Cremation Actually Take From Start to Finish?

5 questions to ask when choosing a funeral home, before working with them

Making important decisions can be difficult for some people at the best of times, and even more so when a close relative or friend dies. Grief and shock can cloud your judgement and make even the smallest decisions feel impossible and unnecessary. It is completely natural to feel overwhelmed and emotional as well as an … More 5 questions to ask when choosing a funeral home, before working with them

The Dos and Don’ts of Planning Services at Funeral Homes

The Dos and Don’ts of Planning Services at Funeral Homes Planning a funeral at a local funeral home can be a difficult task for families and with so many funeral directors out there, deciding on which funeral director to work with, can be equally as daunting.  It is normal to feel overwhelmed and anxious when … More The Dos and Don’ts of Planning Services at Funeral Homes

Why Location Really Matters When Choosing Funeral Homes

When you are deciding on which funeral home to work with when making funeral arrangements for your loved one, there are many different things that you should consider the ensure that you are engaging with the right funeral home for you and your family. Some initial things to consider are: Does the funeral home have … More Why Location Really Matters When Choosing Funeral Homes

What If Your Family Disagrees With Your Decision to Be Cremated?

When it comes time to decide on your final wishes and how you want your life celebration to be conducted, the choice between Cremation and Burial will most likely be one that you will need to make. There are pros and cons to each and for each of us it is a personal choice that … More What If Your Family Disagrees With Your Decision to Be Cremated?