Ballarat Cemetery Trust provides advice across the state to smaller graveyards

March 7, 2019 11:31 pm

Across the country from capital cities to tiny country towns, somebody has to manage the business of accommodating the dead.

In Victoria, cemetery trusts are the appointed bodies for the administration of our burial grounds. There are around 400 trusts in Victoria, managing every aspect of a cemetery’s functioning, from internment to memorial construction to general maintenance. Cemeteries range in size from the huge necropoles of Melbourne General, Fawkner and Springvale to small rural allotments of a few acres.

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