Helping families to celebrate the life and memories of a loved one

Rookwood Cemetery is the oldest, largest and most multicultural working cemetery in Australia.

Its grounds tell the story of Sydney's history and cultural diversity, while its peaceful setting and artistic monuments make Rookwood a fascinating place to visit all year round.

Important Community Notice

We have been consulting with stakeholders and the appropriate authorities to develop a safety plan regarding the COVID-19 crisis.

We maintain over 130 unique interment grounds, historic and modern memorial areas, culturally specific gardens, four beautiful chapels and a state-of-the art function centre. To further meet needs of families, we customise interment practices to respect different community beliefs.