Funeral Service Price List


Cremation Only – this is the basic option with No Service

Professional Fee (includes transport fee)                                          $960.00

Coffin:  Cardboard                                                                                    460.00

Cremation Fee                                                                                         1000.00

Doctors’ Fees                                                                                             270.00

Death Certificate                                                                                        60.00

Mortuary Care                                                                                          350.00

TOTAL                                                                                                       3100.00

​Please Note GST is not included in this cost and will be added at 10% as per

government costs


Cremation Only – No Service – with eco friendly wicker casket

Professional Fee (includes transport fee)                                          $960.00

Coffin:  Woven Wicker                                                                            760.00

Cremation Fee                                                                                        1000.00

Doctors’ Fees                                                                                             270.00

Death Certificate                                                                                         60.00

Mortuary Care                                                                                           350.00

TOTAL                                                                                                       3400.00

Please Note GST is not included in this cost and will be added at 10% as per

government costs


Funeral Service at Home followed by private cremation

Professional fee                                                                                    $1420.00

Coffin:  Woven Wicker                                                                            760.00

Cremation Fee                                                                                        1000.00

Mortuary Care                                                                                          350.00

Doctors’ Fees                                                                                            270.00

Death Certificate                                                                                        60.00

50 order of Service Booklets                                                                   140.00                                                                                         

Celebrant/Minister from                                                                         400.00

TOTAL                                                                                                      $4400.00

Please Note GST is not included in this cost and will be added at 10% as per

government costs

Burial Service Price List

Please note: council cemetery fees and preparation of grave are in addition to funeral service package selected.

Graveside Service

Professional Fee including transfer fee within local area. Also includes staff and graveside equipment.                                                                                                                                                                                       $2200.00

Coffin: Woven Wicker                                                                                          760.00

Death Certificate                                                                                                     60.00

Celebrant/Minister from                                                                                      400.00

Mortuary Care                                                                                                       350.00

TOTAL                                                                                                                 $3770.00


Please Note GST is not included in this cost and will be added at 10% as per

government costs

Venue of Choice

A funeral service for cremation or burial can be held in a church, private home, headland, etc. Price will depend on the choice you make. We are happy to make economical suggestions. If you wish to have an additional service, our Professional Fee may be adjusted depending on your requirements.

Venue Hire (TBA)

TOTAL      Starts at $200

Please note that celebrants may have additional costing if doing a graveside service and a church/hall service as this is a double service (graveside and other)                                                                                                          




 Funeral Services Packages

Our funeral services are only a selection of any number of options we can provide. These packages are designed to give you an indication of costs, however we can create a personalised quote based on your needs.

Note: Doctors fees are the fees charged by your GP and a Medical Referee, which is required by law for a cremation to take place.

Additional Extras

Coffin Upgrades                                           POA

Out of Area Transfer Fee                           Price dependant on distance

Newspaper Notices                                     At Cost, Per Line

Order of Service booklets                           $1.50 each plus $50.00 set up fee

Flowers                                                           Starting from $100.00

Catering                                                         Price upon request



What our Professional Service Fee covers:

The professional fee refers to the service we provide you in arranging and carrying out the final wishes of a loved one. It covers all associated administration and other associated costs including staff wages, arranging, planning and conducting the funeral.  This fee also covers transport of your loved one.

Services include but are not limited to:

Provision of transport and staff on the day of the funeral.

Placement of death and funeral notices in newspapers.

Liaising with churches/clergy or civil celebrant.

Liaising with the florist, caterer, musician and other service providers.

Liaising with Cemetery and Crematoria authorities.

Liaising with doctors/hospitals, government agencies and the Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages as well as other organisations.

Assistance and guidance with arranging funeral plans.

Guidance, expertise and care from a team of experienced, local and professional staff (available 24/7, all year).


Barefoot Funerals orientation is primarily as a service provided to our community, Bellingen Shire residents both past and present. As such, we only quote prices for the Bellingen General Cemetery. However, we are happy to provide services to communities outside the shire and provide prices for other cemeteries upon request.

Council Cemetery Fees (subject to change by the council)

All council fees are charged at cost.

Bellingen General Cemetery –

New purchase (Reservation – Shire Resident) $1,119.00 New purchase (Reservation – Non Shire Resident) $1,237.00


Interment– new purchase (Immediate use – Shire Resident) $1,060.00 Interment– new purchase (Immediate use – Non Shire Resident) $1,208.00


Burial permit (after Reservation) $330.00 Second burial in an existing burial plot (Shire and Non Shire Resident) $330.00


Interment of ashes in/on an existing burial plot  $289.00


Interment of ashes in Columbarium Walls $277.00

(Shire Resident Pricing Only – non-resident pricing available upon request)


Reopen existing grave. Does not include plaque.                                         $308.00

Grave Digging fees (all graves are hand dug)    $777 or   $877.00 (dependant on depth)

A cold plate to keep loved ones at home can be arranged by donation.

Prices for End of Life Consultant varies depending on the needs of the family.  Starts at $45 per hour.



We use the crematorium at Walkers Crematorium and Memorial Gardens, 8 Everinghams Ln, Frederickton NSW 2440

Mortuary care is supported by Mid Coast Funeral and Cremation Services, 168 Gordon Street Port Macquarie, NSW 2444


  •          Phone:  0488 559595 or 0422262825

Barefoot Funerals is an inclusive business - all are welcome here

Barefoot Funerals acknowledges the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people as the traditional custodians of the lands on which our services take place and are arranged.

We pay our respects to Elders, past, present and emerging.