Private Cemeteries

There are also a number of private cemeteries in and around the Maitland area including;

  • Newcastle Memorial Park & Crematorium
  • Bishops Bridge Cemetery
  • East Maitland Roman Catholic Church Trustees
  • Lochinvar - Church of England & Roman Catholic Cemeteries
  • Rutherford Catholic Columbarium

Newcastle Memorial Park & Crematorium

The Newcastle Memorial Park & Crematorium is located at Beresfield. The crematorium and chapel were built in 1936 and has about 1500 cremations annually.

Contact Details:

Newcastle Memorial Park
176 Anderson Drive Beresfield
Beresfield NSW 2322
PO Box 34
Beresfield NSW 2322
Phone: (02) 4966 3233
Fax: (02) 4964 1166
Email: info@newcastlecrem.com.au

Click here to access further information from their website Newcastle Memorial Park & Crematorium.

Click here for a map to Newcastle Memorial Park & Crematorium.

Bishops Bridge Cemetery

Established in 1860, St Andrew's Anglican Cemetery at Bishops Bridge is a well maintained small church cemetery with inscriptions dating from 1862 to the present time. Bishops Bridge is a village west of Maitland. St Andrew's, Bishops Bridge, is within the Anglican Diocese of Newcastle. Enquiries regarding the cemetery should be directed to the Anglican Diocesan Office. Images may be viewed and downloaded from the website listed below.

Click here for a map to Bishops Bridge Cemetery.

Click here to search inscriptions and photographs on Australian Cemeteries Index - Bishops Bridge 

East Maitland Roman Catholic Church Trustees Cemetery

The East Maitland Roman Catholic Church Trustees maintain a cemetery that contains a columbarium wall for the internment of ashes at 71 King Street East Maitland.

Contact Details:

East Maitland Roman Catholic Church Trustees
71 King Street
East Maitland NSW 2323
Phone: (02) 4934 2555

Click here for a map to East Maitland Roman Catholic Church Trustees Cemetery.

Lochinvar - Church of England & Roman Catholic Private Cemeteries

There are two private cemeteries located on either side of the New England Highway in Lochinvar - Church of England and Roman Catholic. Enquiries should be directed to both Churches.

Click here for a map to Lochinvar - Church of England & Roman Catholic Private Cemeteries.

Click here to search inscriptions and photographs on Australian Cemeteries Index - Lochinvar Church of England

Click here to search inscriptions and photographs on Australian Cemeteries Index - Lochinvar Roman Catholic

Rutherford - Catholic Columbarium

This columbarium is located at St Pauls Catholic Church in Young Street Rutherford.

For further information, contact the Diocesan Office, 02 4979 1100 

Search inscriptions and photographs on Australian Cemeteries Index - Rutherford Columbarium   

Morpeth - Anglican Columbarium

This columbarium is located at St James Anglican Church on the corner of Tank & High Streets Maitland.

For further information, contact the Anglican Parish of Morpeth; Phone 02 4933 6218

Search inscriptions and photographs on Australian Cemeteries Index - Morpeth Columbarium