Since 1934, when
Brisbane’s first
crematorium was
established, we have
offered families the
choice of burial or
cremation services.

Whether your wishes for a cremation service are simple, traditional or contemporary,
we will listen, offer guidance and support every step of the way.

Whilst we recommend contacting us for a personalised quote,
we understand that sometimes you just want to have a general idea of the
costs most often involved in a cremation service – inclusive of GST.

The information provided below is a guide only.

Funeral Director’s

Our Professional Service Fee
– Single Service: eg Crematorium Chapel service $4,375
– Dual Service: eg Church service going onto crematorium chapel for final committal $4,985

Coffin: eg Newstead – A popular choice with a polished, single raised lid, ivory satin drapery and walnut gloss finish $2,545

After Hours Transfer
When a loved one is required to come into the care of K.M.Smith outside of normal working hours, which are Monday to Friday 8.00am-4.30pm, a cost of $495 is incurred.

Kate Mary Chapel, Bowen Hills
Monday to Friday up to 6pm – included
Weekends, Public Holdiay – $295


Items required for a cremation service.
All prices are as charged by the supplier, in this example Brisbane City Council (BCC) cremation fees have been used:–

– Cremation only fee – BCC $654
– or Chapel and Cremation fee -(includes use of the crematorium chapel), BCC $997

Government Cremation Permit Fee $77

Death Certificate – incl. registered post $58


Fees as charged by the supplier.
Inclusion of these options is based soley on your personal choice. Standard prices are included below, however charges may vary depending on individual circumstance:-

– Clergy Offering $330
– Celebrant Fee $475
– Church Hire Fee POA
– Chapel Hire (See Mandatory fees)
– Kate Mary Chapel – Complimentary
– Organist Fee $285 (church services)
– Vocalist Fee $285
– Floral Tribute –  CS24: Medium Casket Spray, All Mixed Roses $420
– Mass Booklet –  8pages, A5: $95 setup fee, $4.50 each
– Memorial Signature Book: KMS Vinyl $25 or Custom Made $90
– Funeral Notice: Courier Mail – 8cm $531
– External Streaming Hire Service
– $330 single location (eg: church services)
– Catering Room Hire BCC $130 (1 hour or part thereof)
– Catering Menu: eg ACS Rose Package (min 30 guests) $15.35 per person

(BCC – Brisbane City Council)

Something Special

Complimentary for all cremation services, our Kate Mary Chapel offers a rare heritage venue for
funeral services, in particular cremations where the final goodbye takes place at the chapel.

Our verandah entrance allows you to gather at the end of the service to
farewell your loved one for their final journey to the crematorium.
Afterwards, you are welcome to stay on for refreshments in our adjacent lounge area. 

Let us help you find what makes your service special.

An alternative
to crematorium
chapels, our
Kate Mary Chapel
seats 100 guests

Contact us at any time for assistance. We’re here to help 24/7.


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