Burwood Cemetery

Corner Burwood Hwy and Gilmour Street
Victoria 3125
Melways Ref: 60 H6
P: 1300 022 298
Park Map
Burials at Burwood Cemetery Memorials at Burwood Cemetery Historical building at Burwood Cemetery

Burwood Cemetery dates back to 1857 and is one of the oldest cemeteries in Melbourne. 

In the early 1980s the cemetery reached capacity. Since that time, burials at have been restricted to additional interments in existing graves at a current rate of around one per month.

There are currently no new burial options available at Burwood Cemetery. New burial positions are available at Lilydale Memorial Park

Cremated remains memorials

A number of positions for cremated remains are still available at Burwood Cemetery.

Visiting hours

  • 7.00am - 5.30pm
  • 7.00am - 7.30pm (during daylight savings)

Vehicle access is available during visiting hours.

Please note there is no staffed office at Burwood Cemetery.  Enquiries may be directed to the east region office at Lilydale Memorial Park.