Cemeteries

Interment rights - consumer information

The NSW Government has produced a General Consumer Guide and Quick Guides on interment rights, transfers and bequests of interment rights, natural burials, complaints and Aboriginal interment.

The following guides are available in English, but other languages can be found on the NSW Government website.

Cemeteries in the Murrumbidgee Council area

Council manages three cemeteries within the Murrumbidgee Council area.

Coleambally

Coleambally Lawn Cemetery is located in Pine Drive, Coleambally and is available for burial and interment of ashes.

 

Darlington Point 

Darlington Point Lawn Cemetery is located in Carrington Street, Darlington Point and is available for burials. The old section of the Darlington Point Cemetery is an historical cemetery with restricted usage.

Coleambally & Darlington Point Application for Permit to Bury

Ordering a Cemetery Plaque

 

Jerilderie

The Jerilderie Cemetery, located on Conargo Road, is divided into two sections.

The General Cemetery is the original part of the cemetery and is home to the Presbyterian, Anglican and Catholic denominations. Reservations for allotments can be made through Council.

The Jerilderie Lawn Cemetery is a much newer area of the cemetery and includes a columbarium. Reservations are not available in the lawn cemetery.

A rose garden is now also available for the internment of ashes.

For  a summary of people buried in the Jerilderie Cemetery click here (updated October 2020) 

Alternatively, for a more detailed search try the Australian Cemeteries Index where  you can view a photo of the headstone and get more information on the individual.

For enquires or reservations in the Jerilderie Cemetery please call the Office on (03) 5886 1200.