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.


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Produced by the Friends of Brighton Cemeteries Inc., the Burial Search and Relationship Program is designed to:

* view relationships between individuals buried in different graves, or within the same grave, such as parent / child; [work in progress]

* link multiple graves such as double graves [work in progress]

* allow users to download photos of burial locations, headstones and plaques;

* View the headstone inscription(s) on monuments and plaques;

* provide genealogical information about individuals;

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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