Overlooking the graves in Sandgate Cemetery

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Precautions

Northern Cemeteries would like to inform you of the following measures and precautions we are putting in place in response to coronavirus.

Frequently Asked Questions

Public Service Announcement

For the safety of families and the general public, we are limiting funeral services to a maximum of 50 mourners.

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.

Planning a Funeral

Funerals are a time to remember and celebrate a loved one’s life. It is an important part of the grieving process. Just as important, is having a memorial where you can go to remember your loved one for years to come.

Planning a Funeral

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Burial & Ash Memorials

history and facts

Did you know …

Sandgate Cemetery was opened in 1881 and has serviced the burial needs of Newcastle to this day.

Our recent

Testimonials

Thank you for your compassion and care for our family.

Ann, Pennant Hills

We’re here to help

We would be happy to discuss the options available with you, please contact us today.

Like to see the grounds and facilities in person?

We have many memorial options which include burial sites, ash gardens, niche walls and other customised memorials

Request an appointment online

Northern Cemeteries would like to inform you of the following measures and precautions we are putting in place in response to coronavirus.

Frequently Asked Questions

For the safety of families and the general public, we are limiting funeral services to a maximum of 50 mourners.

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.