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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 due for review in 2015/16. 

Cessnock City Council Cemetery Strategy

Burial Register

A list of all burials in Cessnock Cemeteries current as of 19 November 2015