mount gravatt cemetery

Mount Gravatt Cemetery

Mt Gravatt Cemetery is a beautiful cemetery located on Brisbane’s Southside, offering exceptional facilities to honour the memory of your loved one. Its tranquil setting provides a dignified atmosphere for those grieving a loss and want to pay their respects. At Anton Brown Funerals, we are proud to be affiliated with  Mt Gravatt Cemetery and…

Funeral Reading

Honouring Loved Ones with a Funeral Reading

Selecting the right funeral reading can be challenging, especially if you are unsure of where to start. Whether you are attending a funeral or planning one, this article  will provide useful information and guidance on choosing an appropriate reading for a funeral. Funeral Readings: What are they and why are they Important? Funeral readings are…

flowers for funerals meaning

Flowers for Funerals and their Meaning

The flowers you pick for a funeral can represent your feelings about the person who has passed away or articulate specific character traits they were known and loved for. The trusted Brisbane florist we engage regularly, Starry Flowers Design at Eight Mile Plains, says there are numerous blooms that are regularly selected for funerals due…

Funeral Celebrant

Meet Rod Schafferius: Funeral Celebrant

I’m  Rod Schafferius, and a Funeral Celebrant here at Anton Brown Funerals. I’ve been in the funeral industry since 2000, and started working with Anton Brown in 2001. I’ve always cared for people, and it’s why I find my role so fulfilling. As a Funeral Celebrant I guide families in their farewell to their loved…

Centrelink Funeral Assistance

A Guide to Centrelink Funeral Assistance

At Anton Brown Funerals, we often get asked about Centrelink’s financial assistance for funerals. We understand funerals can be a significant upfront cost, and to assist, Centrelink offers several payments and services, if eligible. Whether you’re a parent organising the funeral of your child or an adult who’s looking after the arrangements for someone special,…

Average Funeral Costs

Average Funeral Costs Australia 2023

Planning a funeral and wondering how much the average funeral costs? In 2023, the average funeral cost in Australia can vary considerably from $2000 – $12,000 with the median average sitting around $7000.  That said, funerals don’t need to cost that much, it ultimately comes down to the the type of service you choose, and…