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May 16, 2021

Forensic Medicine News May 2021

We have received the May issue of the newsletter from the NSW Forensic & Analytical Science Service.
May 13, 2021

CCANSW | response to IPART Review of Competition, Costs and Pricing in the NSW Funeral Industry

The Cemeteries and Crematoria Association of NSW has submitted it's response to IPART's Review of Competition, Costs and Pricing in the NSW Funeral Industry.
May 13, 2021

SMCNSW | initiating consultation on sustainable cemetery practices

 Southern Metropolitan Cemeteries New South Wales (SMCNSW) has initiated a community consultation process to address sustainability issues in the burial process.
May 13, 2021

Northern Cemeteries, Sydney, Honouring our Armenian Community

Northern Cemeteries has commissioned a unique monument at Frenchs Forest Bushland Cemetery that pays tribute to the memory of the Armenian souls lost. We are proud to be able to…
May 13, 2021

New cemetery approved for Wallacia, NSW AU

Catholic Cemeteries + Crematoria (CCC) has gained approval from the Land and Environment Court of NSW for its development proposal to build a cemetery at Wallacia according to a recent…
May 08, 2021

New Business Directory Listing | HIVE

We welcome HIVE (Hampton Institute of Vocational Education (formerly TBST Total Business Services and Training) as new listing om the  CCANSW Business Directory.
May 04, 2021

Cheltenham Cemetery, Adelaide, publishes revocation and renewal list

Adelaide's Cheltenham Cemetery has published a list of interment rights that are at their tenure's end. The Cemetery is seeking to contact the  holders to provide them an opportunity  to…
May 02, 2021

Notable Tweets Tweeted on Twitter

During the week India's seemingly out of control pandemic has been the reason for many conversation on social media, including threads posted by us. We also mentioned news from Italy…
April 30, 2021

The Cremation Society | Monthly News Review - April 2021

We have received the Cremation Society's April 2021 News Review, which  coveres wide range of subjects from medicalexaminer news to funeral guidance updates.
April 30, 2021

PlotBox engaged by Wellington City Council to Transform Cemetery Operations

We're delighted to announce we’ve partnered with Wellington City Council in New Zealand, to provide a brand new digital solution for their cemetery operations.
April 30, 2021

PlotBox is recognised as one of the 2021 UK’s Best Workplaces™

CCANSW member PlotBox is among the 183 UK-based organisations recognised by its employees as an organisation that promotes a healthy workplace culture through trust, pride, and camaraderie during the Covid-19…
April 27, 2021

Metro and regional NSW cemetery and crematorium facilities – as at 30 June 2020

Cemeteries & Crematoria NSW has published an InfoGraphic of cemeteries & crematorium facilities in NSW metropolitan & regional areas. Click here
April 27, 2021

IPART| online public hearing for our review of the funerals industry is on next Thursday 29 April

Just a reminder that an online public hearing for the review of Competition, cost and pricing factors in the funeral industry will be held on Thursday 29 April, from 2-4pm.…
April 23, 2021

Reminder | The CCANSW 2021 Sydney Conference & Trade Exhibition only a few weeks away...

The CCANSW conference and trade exhibition is just over 4 weeks away.   If you have not already registered to attend this premier industry event, being held on 27 & 28…
April 23, 2021

Dearly Plaques|A lot at stake: the glow-up of the interim marker

Your beloved friend, Desmond, is dead. Snuffed it in the night from natural causes, out like a light, deceased. A month passes before you garner the strength to visit his…
April 19, 2021

Notable Tweets tweeted

Here's some of the other news we recently shared on social media; A Vancouver Cemetery grows vegetables,
April 17, 2021

Twitter: Brazil cemeteries overwhelmed, grave digger of 42 years retires

Here's  a couple of news items we tweeted that you might have missed;  In Brazil, graveyard shift reveals staggering cost of pandemic and from Daylesford, Victoria AU, Alan Graham, who…
April 17, 2021

ACT Government | Have your say on the proposed Southern Memorial Park

The ACT Government is building a new cemetery for the southside to meet the needs of its growing city.  It has opened a web page that let's you explore the…