Great Northern Garden of Remember

31-35 Tallowwood Drive, Deception Bay, Queensland 4508

Call us now on 07 3888 6622

The perfect
place for memories

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Our facilities

The Great Northern Garden of Remembrance was purpose-built and recent updates ensure you of the very best funeral care.

Our 90-seat chapel is modern and includes a beautiful glass water wall to create a peaceful calming environment. The view from inside the chapel across the gardens and natural bushland is quietly calming and a special place to say goodbye to a loved one.

We also have a beautiful outdoor chapel surrounded by a running waterways, arrangement and reflection rooms, a viewing room, a fully-catered refreshments area and landscaped gardens with a variety of memorialisation options.

As the facility is bordered by a nature reserve there is an abundance of native animal & bird life including a family of friendly kangaroos, which add to the peacefulness of the whole environment.

We believe Great Northern Garden of Remembrance is definitely the Moreton Region’s most outstanding funeral venue.

Special needs

Viewing prior to service

Whilst viewing the deceased is not for everyone, it is none-the-less a very important part of the funeral process for those who choose to say goodbye once the funeral director has prepared a loved one for the funeral.  Experts tell us a viewing helps one to accept the death and is a good first step in healing the grief that follows after a person passes away.

At Great Northern Garden of Remembrance, you can choose to have a public viewing for family, friends and mourners in the peaceful environment of our chapel. Alternatively, for those occasions when the chapel is in use, or if a family simply requires a very private place to spend some time with their loved one, our viewing room with an atmosphere suitably softened by appropriate and tasteful décor will, add a feeling of comfort for our families.

Witnessing the cremation

With Australia’s development as a multi-cultural society, our understanding of the needs of all the various cultures and creeds is a vital part of our ability to provide meaningful funeral services for all families.

It may come as a surprise to some but witnessing the coffin going into the cremator is an important part of the funeral rites for some cultures.  Older crematoria are not designed for this and need to allow such people into the cremator room in order to witness the coffin entering the cremator.

Our newly renovated cremation facility has been re-designed with this in mind.  We now have a special room with a connecting window adjacent to the cremator room to accommodate the viewing of the insertion of the coffin into the cremator.  The room is appropriately and comfortably appointed in order to soften the impact for our families during what may sometimes be a confronting experience.


Planning Ahead

Planning Ahead

By securing your cremation and/or memorial in advance you’re getting exactly what you want and total peace-of-mind for your family. We are committed to providing a special environment for visitors to remember their loved ones and quietly reflect on times past.

Memorialisation

Memorialisation

A wonderful way to be remembered in a beautiful bushland setting where your family can visit and reflect.

Learn more about Memorialisation

Visiting Great Northern

Visiting Great Northern

The grounds are open to visitors every day. Our office is staffed Monday to Friday, and we are available on weekends by arrangement.

Find out how to get here.


31-35 Tallowwood Drive,
Deception Bay, Queensland 4508

Memorial Gardens Open Daily 9.00am to 5.00pm
Office Open Monday to Friday 8.00am to 4.30pm

Ph 07 3888 6622

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