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Gold Coast cemeteries

City of Gold Coast owns and operates eight cemeteries across the city, offering pleasant and cost-effective burial and ashes sites.

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Alberton Cemetery

Alberton Cemetery

Alberton Cemetery is located on two hectares of land set aside in 1872. It is owned by the City of Gold Coast.

Sites are available for purchase.

Opening hours

The cemetery is open from 6.30am to 6.30pm.


The cemetery has four monumental sections available for burials.

A newly developed area within Alberton Cemetery is now open for natural burials.

Cemetery layout

View the Alberton Cemetery layout.

Note: the map depicts the sectional layout of the cemetery only. For information relating to vacant sites within the cemetery, please contact our Cemeteries team for current availability.

Burial records

Our Cemeteries team can help with enquiries about burial records - see the 'Contact us' subheading below for details.

Earliest recorded burial

A German migrant with the surname of Voigt was buried in 1886.

Earlier burials took place in the cemetery when a group of German migrant families settled in the area.

The cemetery also contains a number of unknown locations of burials. In 2003, a memorial was erected in the cemetery to commemorate names of the unknown burials.

Approximate burials since first record (as at 2009)

219 burials.

Getting here

Location: Zipf's Road, Alberton

Take exit 38 off the Pacific Motorway (M1).

Contact us

Cemeteries Administration can be contacted as follows:

Office hours: 8am to 4.40pm - Monday to Friday (except public holidays)
Phone: 07 5581 6640

City of Gold Coast - Cemeteries Administration
PO Box 5042

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