• Narelle Campbell named Cessnock’s Australia Day Ambassador
    Cessnock City Council is excited to announce Narelle Campbell as our 2018 Australia Day Ambassador, who will no doubt give an interesting address at our official Australia Day celebrations after leading four ‘over winter’ teams in the remote Australian Antarctic Territory.
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Council currently manages and maintains ten general cemeteries and two lawn cemeteries throughout the Cessnock LGA. These include:


Cemetery Strategy   

The Cessnock City Council Cemetery Strategy was adopted by Council in 2009.  

The purpose of the is to examine the current operation of Council cemeteries and outline recommendations for the future provision of efficient and effective cemetery services in the Cessnock Local Government Area.  

The Strategy is currently under review. 

Cessnock City Council Cemetery Strategy

Burial Register

A list of all burials in Cessnock Cemeteries current as of 22 September 2017