Cemeteries in the Northern Territory

There are 15 declared cemeteries that are recognised under the Burials and Cremation Act 2022.

These cemeteries are managed by local government councils and other organisations.

Choose the region from the list below.

The Alice Springs Town Council is responsible for the following cemeteries:

  • Alice Springs Garden Cemetery
  • Alice Springs General (Memorial) Cemetery
  • Stuart Town Memorial Cemetery.

For further information call 08 8950 0534 or go to the Alice Springs Town Council website.

The Coomalie Community Government Council is responsible for the Coomalie Bush Cemetery.

For further information call 08 8976 0058 or go to the Coomalie Community Government Council website.

The City of Darwin is responsible for the following cemeteries:

  • Darwin General Cemetery
  • Gardens Road Cemetery
  • Palmerston (Pioneer) Cemetery.

For further information call 08 8930 0300 or go to the Darwin City Council website.

The Roper Gulf Regional Council is responsible for the Elsey Memorial Cemetery.

For further information call 08 8944 7020 or go to the Roper Gulf Regional Council website.

The Katherine Town Council is responsible for the Katherine Memorial Cemetery.

For further information call 08 8972 5500 or go to the Katherine Town Council website.

The Litchfield Council is responsible for the Thorak Regional Cemetery.

For further information call 08 8947 0903 or go to Litchfield Council website.

The Nhulunbuy Corporation is responsible for the Nhulunbuy Public Cemetery.

For further information call 08 8939 2200 or go to the Nhulunbuy Corporation website.

The Victoria Daly Regional Council is responsible for the Pine Creek Public Cemetery.

For further information contact call 08 8972 0777 or go to Victoria Daly Regional Council website.

The Barkly Regional Council is responsible for the following cemeteries:

  • Tennant Creek Public Cemetery
  • Elliott Public Cemetery.

For further information call 08 8962 0000 or go to the Barkly Regional Council website.

The Victoria Daly Regional Council is responsible for the Timber Creek Public Cemetery.

For further information call 08 8972 0777 or go to the Victoria Daly Regional Council website.


Last updated: 28 November 2022

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