Cleveland Cemetery

Cleveland Cemetery offers standard burial plots - with or without monumental memorialisation.

Map of Cleveland Cemetery [PDF 0.6MB]

Location

53-71 Wellington Street, Cleveland QLD 4163 (Corner of Russell Street)

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Burials

All burial plots at Cleveland Cemetery are now reserved.

If you have an existing reservation or second right of interment for a burial plot, the following information will apply.

Grave sites

Two standard grave sizes are offered:

  • 1.8m deep grave (accommodates two adults)
  • 2.1m deep grave (accomodates three adults).

Sites may also include:

  • a burial vault above ground
  • a concrete vault below ground
  • cremation remains burial.

Monuments, headstones and grave work

You may have a monumental, granite or marble headstone and grave work built on graves that are not located in the designated lawn areas. 

All monuments, headstones and grave work must comply with Australian standard AS 4204-1994 Headstones and Cemetery Monuments.

Contact a stonemason to arrange a monument or headstone. Submit a plan of the proposed works to Council with the application fee. 

Lawn plaques

A lawn cemetery plaque may also be placed at the grave site. Council can arrange a bronze plaque on request.

Cremation remains

Randall Memorial Garden

The Randall Memorial Garden has sandstone wall niches set in a red quartz garden area. A number of freestanding ground level niches are also available.

One set of cremation remains may be interred in each niche. Cast bronze memorial plaques are available to order through Council.

Columbarium walls

Cremation remains in the columbarium walls are stored in a single or double niche. A memorial plaque to cover the niche opening is available to order through Council.

Rock garden memorial

You may scatter or bury cremation remains beneath small rocks in the garden areas of the cemetery grounds.

Memorial plaques are affixed to the rocks and are provided by Council.