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

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

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

What to consider when choosing a Funeral Director to plan a funeral ahead?

A Funeral Director’s main responsibility is to take on most of the burden of planning a funeral, following your wishes as closely as possible. Planning ahead can give you and your family some space to breathe, without worrying about the details of the funeral.   All funeral directors might appear the same at first glance,... Read more

Our Babies Rock of Remembrance Service

“Remembering your child is like a flower to a garden, let the memory linger in your heart.” The Babies Rock of Remembrance Service is a special time for families whose babies have died in early pregnancy, held at the Garden of Remembrance. The next service will be on Friday 31 October 2020 at 2.00 pm.... Read more

Grief or Depression? How to identify what you are going through?

While we all feel sad, moody, or low from time to time, some people experience these feelings intensely, for long periods (weeks, months or even years) and sometimes without any apparent reason. Depression is more than just a low mood – it’s a severe condition that can affect physical and mental health.   There are... Read more

Marking a Loved One’s Death Anniversary

Grief is full of milestones. The first birthday after the loved one dies. The first Christmas, Mother’s or Father’s Day. All these occasions remind us of who we’ve lost. So, it’s no surprise that many fear the arrival of the death anniversary. How to get through the day? For some people, the day is the... Read more