Welcome to our Complete Guide to Probate Qld. If a loved one has passed away and left a will in Queensland, then it’s likely a grant of probate will be necessary in order to administer that will and deal with the deceased’s estate. In brief, probate is the process of having the Supreme Court of…

Arranging a memorial Answers to all your questions about designing and buying a headstone or monument… When is the right time to arrange a memorial? Do I need to wait a certain period of time after a loved one dies? The short answer is: there is no ‘correct time’ to choose or arrange a memorial.…

Headstone prices How much does a headstone cost? This is one of our most frequently asked questions. If you’re selecting or designing a tombstone for a loved one, it’s only natural that you’ll want to know how much it costs, and whether it fits within your budget. During your research, you will probably have seen…

Headstone inscription services If you’re looking to find someone to engrave an inscription on a headstone or monument, you’ve come to the right place. Headstone inscription services have two purposes: New headstones: To engrave an inscription on a new headstone (usually for someone who has recently passed away). For information about selecting the wording and style…

Definitions If you’re looking into buying any kind of headstone or memorial, you may come across the following terms… Additional Inscription: An extra inscription engraved on a headstone or monument which already has an inscription. Book-Shaped Headstone: A headstone designed in the shape and look of a book, either open or closed. Burial: Placing a casket…

Choosing a gravestone marker to memorialise a loved one is no easy task. The terminology can be unfamiliar; the options can be confusing; and the decisions to be made can seem endless. This guide will help alleviate some of that stress by giving you a good understanding of the entire headstone selection process, from choosing the…

If you’re thinking about becoming a funeral celebrant, you’ve come to the right place. Being a civil celebrant is an important, respected and increasingly in-demand occupation. In fact, the Australian Bureau of Statistics has found that civil celebrants are now officiating around 60% of funeral services in Australia. In this guide, we cover everything you need to…

When it comes to planning a funeral, it can be confusing to differentiate between funeral celebrants and their various offerings. In trying to find a funeral celebrant, you may find yourself asking a lot of questions: What area does the funeral celebrant service? What types of services does the funeral celebrant do? What are the…