For regular updates on COVID-19, please refer to the Department of Health and Human Services website or freecall 1800 675 398.

1 December 2020

From 11:59pm on 22 November 2020, Victoria has moved to the last step towards COVID normal.

  • Funerals and interment services are limited to a maximum of 150 attendees for services held at the Eltham Cemetery. 

  • Social distancing protocols must continue to be observed. In the event that you are unable to safely social distance, please wear a face mask.

  • If you are wishing to attend a funeral or interment service, please consult with the family or funeral director to ensure that you are able to do so. Those attending must identify themselves to funeral directors or our staff and will be required to provide their name and contact information, in accordance with directives from the Department of Health.

  • Gatherings within the cemetery (as a public space), for purposes other than a funeral or interment service, allow a maximum of 50 people. 

When on the grounds, please ensure you comply with any instructions provided by funeral directors and cemetery staff. 

Thank you to every Victorian, every visitor to our cemetery for doing your part to slow the spread of COVID-19.