The National Indigeneous Times reports Indigenous burial customs are facing harsher criminalisation through the introduction of the Burial and Cremation Bill 2019 in the Northern Territory Parliament. The Bill was introduced in the Parliament’s August sittings and, if passed, it will enforce regulations around the burial of Indigenous Australians on Indigenous land.
Griffith City Council is progressing with development of a Masterplan for the proposed new cemetery on Rifle Range Road, Lake Wyangan, with Council hosting an information session for residents on Tuesday 17 September, 7.30pm at the Burley Griffin Room.
Domus Web has an interesting article about how "the cemetery of Neuköln has become a natural oasis within the city where to experiment new ways of using green areas that have escaped cemetification** (sic)". The article is accompanied by a collection of photo images.