What is a viewing?

What is a Viewing? 

After someone dies, it can be difficult to come to terms with their passing – especially if their death was sudden.   For some people, holding a viewing of their body and being with them one last time, can help with the grieving process.  So, what exactly is a viewing? We explain what it is and…

Livestream Funeral Service

Livestream Funeral Service

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and the ever-changing restrictions, livestream funeral services have become commonplace.    In this blog we answer some questions we’re asked frequently about the process for having a livestream available at a funeral, and how friends and relatives can watch it if they aren’t able to attend in person.  How Do Virtual…

What is Embalming

What is Embalming?

In this blog we discuss the process of embalming, including what it is and when someone may be embalmed in Australia. What is Embalming? Embalming is a process which involves sanitising the human body after death and slowing down the natural decomposition process. Typically, it includes removing bodily fluids and replacing them with specific chemicals…

Funeral Etiquette Australia

Funeral Etiquette Australia

Knowing how to behave at a funeral, or around someone who is grieving, isn’t always easy, but in this blog, we share some guidance about funeral etiquette in Australia which may be of assistance. Funeral Etiquette Australia If you worry about how to handle yourself at a solemn event like a funeral or wake, then…