In 2012 the NSW Government announced an historic reform program to ensure burial needs are met now and into the future.
Northern Cemeteries is the amalgamation of the Macquarie Park Cemetery and Crematorium Trust, Field of Mars Cemetery Trust, Frenchs Forest Bushland Cemetery Reserve Trust, Gore Hill Memorial Cemetery Trust and in 2013, Sandgate Cemetery Trust.
The amalgamation of the trusts enables greater co-operation, achievement of operational efficiencies and provides accrued capital for acquisition of new burial lands to ensure:
Northern Cemeteries would like to inform you of the following measures and precautions we are putting in place in response to coronavirus.
For the safety of families and the general public, we are limiting indoor funeral services to a maximum of 20 mourners.
Outdoor Burials allow a maximum of 30 mourners, who must maintain a safe social distance from one another.
We offer excellent free web-casting facilities for all those who are unable to attend chapel services and can conduct enquiries over the phone where necessary.
The cemetery continues to be open 6am to 6pm 7 days a week.
Office hours are Monday to Friday 8am to 4pm. Saturdays 9am to 4pm.
For all enquiries, please call our Customer Care team on 02 9805 0499.
Northern Cemeteries will continue to take all steps to care for our families and the community.