Australian Heritage Funerals often known as Heritage Funerals, was established in 1998 by the McGrath-Colquhoun Family and remains family owned, managed by Judith McGrath-Colquhoun. We are proud to be a 100% Australian and local family owned and operated company and provide dependable service that is affordable.
Our belief is that people should have the choice of the personal care that a family business like ours provides. At all times we aim to ensure that you will feel understood and supported. Through our personal involvement working actively in the day-to-day running of the company, we have built a proud reputation for professionalism, reliability, friendliness and genuine care, so necessary at one of life’s most difficult times. We are privileged to get to know our families on a personal level and become involved in their family, even if just for a short time.
Each of our professional staff is dedicated to caring for every family with compassion and respect. Every staff person brings a special level of warmth and understanding and truly cares about our grieving families and giving the best professional service.
We provide quality facilities with an onsite Heritage Funeral Chapel suitable for non-religious and religious services, an adjoining function room ‘Heritage Tearooms’ for catering and a range of specialised funeral vehicles including a modern white Hearses, a Vintage Horse Drawn Hearse and Motorbike Hearse.
Heritage Funerals is proud to have reached the highest standards expected and you can have peace of mind knowing that we are an accredited member of the Australian Funeral Directors Association and the National Funeral Directors Association.
As a fifth generation Darling Downs family, we have a long history in this area. As you may know, Judith is the daughter of retired funeral directors Kevin and Jacaline McGrath. Our family has many years of experience caring for local people in need and we are proud to continue that long tradition.
(However, to save confusion, we wish to point out that Australian Heritage Funerals is not associated with McGraths Funerals in any way as McGraths Funerals is owned by Burstows Funerals.)