Bathurst's (NSW) "Western Advocate" reports that the success of Bathurst’s new crematorium development by Canberra-based Norwood Park has given the company the confidence to push ahead to build a similar facility in Queensland.

Since it opened on August 5, 41 cremations and services have been held in the local chapel based in the grounds of the Bathurst cemetery just off the Mitchell Highway.

It’s a pleasing sign for Norwood Park, which took the gamble to spend more than $1.5 million over a seven-month construction phase expanding the company’s operation into regional NSW.

The full report is here...