Prearranging a memorial for yourself or for your whole family ensures that you have a place where you can always be together, forever.
It's financially wise as you pay today's price and avoid inflation. Your requirements will be carried out at an agreed cost and your loved ones won't have the stress of making decisions on your behalf at a difficult time.
Rookwood Memorial Gardens works closely with our local community. We host annual Mother's Day and Father's Day services. These services offer families a place to reflect, remember and honour the memory of those we have lost. We also host Open Day and regular information sessions.
Rookwood Memorial Gardens & Crematorium is a beautiful, secure and peaceful environment where cremated remains can be placed forever. Family members and descendants can come here and reflect to celebrate the life of their relative or friend. At Rookwood the cremation memorial options include chair estates, gazebo memorials, niche memorials and rose gardens.
In this section Family Service Advisers have answered some of the most commonly asked questions around cremation, the cremation process, and what people do with the ashes after the cremation.
HeavenAddress is Australia's leading online memorial and tribute site. You can create an online memorial page where family & friends can post tributes, photos, videos and music to share with others who are also missing your loved one. It's a safe, secure and comforting online environment.
Rookwood Memorial Gardens and Crematorium is Sydney's oldest facility and is the premier crematorium in Sydney's west. The gardens and crematorium is the most historic, beautiful and tranquil place in Sydney's west and has been a place where families have been able to come to commemorate and celebrate their past and connections ever since 1925.
Important update – Park maintenance
Our team has been working hard to keep the park maintained to the highest standards. As you can appreciate the current drought conditions and smoke from the bushfires have had an impact. We will continue to keep the park looking its best, whilst working within the current restrictions.
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We have three charming and historic chapels and a Columbarium Room, each providing a respectful and fitting environment.
Rookwood Memorial Gardens hold uplifting memorial services and Open Days. All are welcome.
We have listed information on the venue, date and time of upcoming funeral services hosted at all our memorial parks.