Brighton Cemetorians

The Brighton Cemetorians are a not-for-profit community group working actively with
Southern Metropolitan Cemeteries Trust, the administrators of Brighton General Cemetery.


If you feel passionate about supporting the aims of the Brighton Cemetorians Inc., then why not join today?

Membership is open to everyone around the world and costs as low as $A15.00 per annum for an individual.  Membership benefits include a reduced fee to attend walking tours, copies of our newsletter The Cemetorian and a say in the running of the group.  To become a member, download the Membership Form and return with your cheque or money order to read return with your cheque, money order or direct debit.

By becoming a member of the Cemetorians you acknowledge that any information given / accessed is for Genealogical research only.

31stJuly 1863

Secretary reported cattle had accident with headstone and were removed from the Cemetery.

11thJuly 1884

Secretary authorised to construct water closet on premises to be opened only during funerals.

11thNovember 1913

Recommendation by surveyor that iron gates, similar to those at North Road, be installed at Hawthorn Road.


  • Brighton General Cemetery
    Cnr. North and Hawthorn Roads


Opening Hours

Grounds 8am-6pm

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