Council manages and maintains 32 cemeteries throughout the Upper Hunter Shire Local Government Area which provide a range of burial options. An information booklet has been prepared to answer frequently asked questions about our cemeteries, with a particular focus on our obligation to you, and your entitlements and responsibilities as the grantee. Our information booklet can be downloaded below.
Aberdeen, cnr Gordon, Segenhoe & St Heliers Streets
Gundy, Merrimuka Road
Merriwa, Flags Road
Murrurundi, Polding Street
Moonan Brook, Moonan Brook Road
Parkville, Mareeba Road
Rouchel, Back Creek Road
Scone, Common Road
Sparkes Creek (Thornthwaite), Upper Dartbrook Road
Stewarts Brook, Stewarts Brook Road
Wingen, Petwyn Vale Road
Cemeteries Information Booklet (PDF-2.1MB)
Please contact your preferred funeral director for all funeral arrangements.
For Merriwa: Ph 02 6521 7000
For Murrurundi: Ph 02 6540 1350
For all others: Ph 02 6540 1100
Fax: 02 6545 2671
Upper Hunter Shire Council is a local government authority and provides an extensive array of services including health and building; town planning; aged care; sporting and recreational facilities; roads; libraries; garbage collection; airport facilities; saleyards; public venues; water; children, youth and families and tourist information.