Personalised and Unique Funeral Ideas

funeral planning

Losing a loved one is never easy, but a funeral is your chance to say goodbye and respectfully celebrate the life they lived. If you are planning a funeral for your loved one, our family-owned funeral home, Newhaven Funerals, has helped thousands of Queensland families personalise their services to create unique funeral legacies. There has […]

Pre Arranging a Funeral Relieves the Burden on Family Members

Funeral Education

Funeral directors witness firsthand the stress that comes with burying a loved one — the grief, emotional decisions that must be made and the ensuing tension. Many funeral directors have the ability to accept pre-payment for funeral arrangements, which can relieve some of the financial burden for families, and it’s put in a trust that can’t […]

Live streaming funerals: Technology helps mourners around the globe grieve together

Streaming funeral services

Industry moves with the times Alex Medcalf is no stranger to working with grief — his previous career as a British army soldier involved breaking the news to families that their loved one was a casualty in battle. After spending several years helping his wife’s uncle run a funeral home in Burpengary, north of Brisbane, […]

What’s the Best Type of Coffin to Select?

There are many tough decisions you may face when a loved one passes. From figuring out what funeral home to go with, to the type of funeral and all the additional details, can quickly become a stressful situation. Your main goal is to respect your loved one’s final wishes and give them the ceremony they […]

Pre-paid Funeral Insurance, Good Or Bad?

Harp Funeral

Although death is inevitable, we often find it hard to discuss funeral wishes with those who matter the most. One thing is for sure, when the time comes, your family will be grieving whilst still having to arrange a funeral. This scenario always put people in a difficult position and things can be even harder […]

How Much Does a Cremation Cost in Brisbane?

Mackay Crematorium

Funerals in Australia can be quite expensive and while it may not be up there with the cost of weddings, it can certainly put a dent in your pocket. The emotional side of things can double the burden and make the process feel incredibly overwhelming. You will want a funeral tribute to celebrate your loved […]