Helping a Loved One Through Grief

When someone you care about is grieving after a loss, it can be difficult to know what to say or do. But don’t let discomfort prevent you from reaching out to someone who is grieving, now more than ever they need your support. The most important thing you can do for a grieving person is... Read more

Remembering your father on Father’s Day

When your father dies you can be swamped by all sorts of mixed emotions – you’ve lost his presence and attention, perhaps the security, advice or moral support he gave, or his place in the family that was strong and dependable. You might feel vulnerable, alone, and just miss him. His age, how he died,... Read more

Grief Education Seminar

After a year of Covid restrictions and the prevalence of online learning, we are delighted to once again bring people together and be able to host a  FREE Grief Education Seminar titled” Good Grief” with renowned author and trainer, Doris Zagdanski. Many people in our community are grieving over the death of a loved one.... Read more

8 Ideas for Memorializing Loved Ones

It’s completely normal to be sad when you lose someone that you love. And it’s important to give yourself the time and ways that allow you to grieve. But think back to the time you spent with your loved ones over the years. Often, your memories involve laughter, fun, and kindness – all are things... Read more

Questions you may have about Funerals in the Current Environment

  Are you still open during the pandemic? Yes, we certainly are open and committed to helping families farewell their loved ones respectfully and within the current government guidelines. We are continuing to operate 24/7 to serve our families during this time. The health, safety and well being of the families we serve and our... Read more

What happens to your loved one’s social media accounts after death?

It may not be a topic that is at the forefront of your mind when a loved one passes away, however, their social media account can sometimes cause added pain in the months after their passing. Logging into Facebook or Instagram and receiving a notification from your loved one can be extremely upsetting after they... Read more

10 Alternative Ways to Say “Sorry for Your Loss”

At some point in our lives, we will all have to offer our condolences to someone. And when this time comes, what will you say?   Why not trying something a little different, with more meaning? Something a little more personal and authentic than the old “sorry for your loss”?   Let’s make this clear:... Read more

How many people can attend the funeral?

Spread the love   The updated guidelines, limit attendees of funeral services in Queensland. The new directive for both Indoor and Outdoor Services, (not Wakes and similar gatherings) will allow for a maximum of 200 people (including Celebrant and funeral staff ) with no more than 1 person per 2 square metres. Total 200 people.... Read more