Welcome to our comprehensive Guide to Chipper Funerals. In this guide you’ll find complete information on their service costs, customer reviews, branch locations, company ownership, and appearances in the media. Who Owns Chipper Funerals? Chipper Funerals is a funeral brand owned by InvoCare, a publicly listed multinational company which operates 34% of all funeral homes…

Funeral flowers are a traditional way for families to personalise a funeral service. They also make a heartfelt memorial gift to families that can hold special meaning. As you might be discovering, when buying funeral flowers there are a surprising number of different options, types and arrangements that you can choose from. This guide covers everything…

Welcome to our comprehensive Guide to K.M. Smith Funeral Directors. In this guide you’ll find complete information on their service costs, customer reviews, branch locations, company ownership, and appearances in the media. History to K.M. Smith Funeral Directors K.M. Smith Funeral Directors is a family-owned funeral home. The company was founded in Brisbane in 1886…

This guide sets out everything you need to know about burial plots (otherwise known as cemetery plots or grave plots) and burial plot costs in Australia. It covers the following topics: Types of Burial Plots Styles of Burial Plots How Long Do You Own a Cemetery Plot For? How Much Does a Grave Plot Cost?…

Funerals costs add up. In Australia, the average cost of a traditional burial is $19,000, and the average cost of a cremation is $7,420. While there are cheaper funeral options – a direct cremation starts at around $1,950 in most states – and there are simple ways to save on the cost of a funeral,…

In recent years, we’ve seen cremation become a more popular option for Australians over traditional burials. In 2015, the number of cremations officially overtook burials, and now cremations account for approximately 70% of funerals in Australian metropolitan areas. If you are weighing up the two options, you’ve come to the right place. In this article…

There are a number of funeral directors around Australia that specialise in direct cremations only. What is a Direct Cremation? A direct cremation is a cremation only with no service. It is one of the cheapest funeral options for families as it dispenses with many of the expensive elements of a funeral – such as…

How much is a Coffin? Coffin prices vary significantly, ranging from as low as $300 up to $10,000+ for the most lavish and customised designs. While coffins are generally cheaper than caskets, most of the information in this guide is also applicable to caskets. Click here for more information on the difference between coffins and caskets.…

What is a Funeral Parlour? Funeral parlours, more commonly known as funeral homes in Australia, are businesses that provide funeral services for the communities they serve. They can also referred to as funeral directors, although the term “funeral director” is also used to refer to the individuals employed by funeral parlours to arrange and carry…

Welcome to our comprehensive Guide to Allison Monkhouse. In this guide you’ll find complete information on their service costs, customer reviews, branch locations, company ownership, and appearances in the media. History of Allison Monkhouse Allison Monkhouse is a family owned funeral company, whose origins can be traced back to early 19th Century England. John Allison, born…