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Mt Gravatt Crematorium

A Brisbane City Council owned crematorium situated in the grounds of Mt Gravatt Cemetery in the southern suburb of Nathan, the crematorium opened in 1999. It has audio/visual facilities, a viewing room and an air conditioned catering facility. It seats approximately 110 people.

Venue information and contact details

Mt Gravatt Cemetery location, office opening hours and visiting hours.
Location 582 Mains Road, Macgregor
Office opening hours Monday to Friday: 8am to 4pm
Saturday, Sunday and public holidays: closed
Visiting hours Monday to Sunday: 6am to 6pm (gates are unlocked and locked each day)
Contact Contact Mount Gravatt Cemetery and Crematorium by:

  • phoning Council on 07 3403 8888
  • email.


The funeral director will deliver the coffin to the crematorium for funeral services held at a private church or facility. Most cremations take place right after the service (when available). Ashes are ready for collection, or placement in a memorial site, within two to three days.

Chapel services

The memorial chapel is suitable for all types of funeral services.

Catering and reception facilities

Post-funeral catering and reception services are available.

Memorial gardens and walls for ashes

Various garden settings and memorial wall options include:

  • native gardens
  • granite gardens
  • kerbed gardens
  • niche wall sites.

Alternatively, ashes can be interred into grave sites.

You need to make an appointment to view available memorial options at Mount Gravatt Cemetery. To request an appointment, contact the office by email.

Returned Service areas

The cemetery offers designated areas for Returned Service personnel and their spouse. This includes lawn graves and walls for ashes.

Locating graves and ashes memorial sites

Locating lawn graves and ashes memorial sites is relatively easy at Mount Gravatt Cemetery. The allotment number is marked on the bottom right of most plaques and they run in sequential order.

As the monument area is quite old, not all monuments are numbered. Numbering was introduced in the late 1900s. Council recommends you visit the cemetery during office hours for assistance and directions. Alternatively, contact the office by email to request a map. State the grave location detail, including the name of the deceased.

Not all graves have plaques or headstones. Keep this in mind when trying to locate a specific grave by number.

Download a map

The cemetery area map may help locate a site. It shows the portions, roads and buildings in the cemetery grounds. Within each portion, there may be hundreds or thousands of graves.

Download the map in your preferred format:

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