Sandgate Cemetery was opened in 1881 and has serviced the burial and cremation needs of Newcastle to this day. As a not-for-profit community organisation, we strive to provide consistency in everything we do whilst ensuring you and your loved ones have access to dignified services and memorialisation.

People visiting from a NSW hotspot:

Northern Cemeteries requests that all people visiting a Northern Cemeteries site to attend a funeral or for other purposes adhere to the current health directives of the NSW Government and not attend if they live, or have visited a NSW hotspot in the last 14 days.

Gate Opening Times: 6.00am – 6.00pm non daylight saving; 6.00am – 7.00pm daylight saving

Office Hours: 9.00am – 3.00pm Monday – Friday

Contact Us: 02 4968 3602

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Burial Options

We offer simple and dignified lawn burial options through to monumental sites.

Sandgate - Tanika Ash Garden
Cremation Options

We offer a quality range of attractive cremation services for you to choose from.

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Our Chapel

The former Catholic Mortuary Chapel opened in 1936. With original features, this intimate chapel is now available for services. Make an enquiry.

Take a virtual tour of Sandgate Chapel

Location map

Sandgate Cemetery, 116 Maitland Road, Sandgate NSW 2304