You can find the advanced deceased search here
The surname search type is begins with. Eg, entering "SMITH"
in the field would produce results for SMITH, SMITHSON, SMITHFIELD
and so on. A surname is a required to search.
The given name field is optional and is an anywhere type search.
Eg entering "JOHN" would return results like JOHN, JOHNNY,
WILLIAM JOHN etc
Click SEARCH to begin the search.
Click on a surname in the search results to open a window containing
a photograph of the area and a map of the location (where available).
Cremation and Memorials
The tenure period will depend on the date on which the memorial
Memorials purchased prior to 1st January 1984 are not subject to
the 25 year tenure period. It is the intention that they will remain
Memorials purchased after 1st January 1984 are subject to a renewable
25 year tenure period, beginning at purchase, but starting afresh
at each placement of cremated remains. It would cease (i.e. become
renewable) 25 years after the designed capacity of the memorial
is reached, or when and if 25 years have elapsed since the previous
placement (if any).
Burial plots and crypts, once used for at least 1 burial or entombment
of bodily remains (i.e. not cremated remains) exist in perpetuity.
Register Number - The unique identifier given to each deceased
buried, entombed or cremated at Fawkner Crematorium and Memorial
Date of Birth, Date of Death - These details are provided to the
cemetery when the burial/entombment/cremation is booked. For many
of our early records this information is not complete.
Service Date - The date that the burial/entombment/cremation took
Gender - This information is provided by the funeral director.
For many of our early records this information is not complete
Age - The age of the deceased at death. This information is provided
by the funeral director
Service Type - Cremation, Burial or Entombment in a crypt
Funeral Director - The funeral director who performed the service
Location - The location of the deceased remains or a memorial to
Cremated Remains are often collected by family and not interred
at the cemetery
Location Type - A short description of the memorial type
Tenure Expiry - See the section above on tenure