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About Council

Learn more about the Hinchinbrook Shire Council

Citizenship Ceremonies

Hinchinbrook Shire Council Citizenship Ceremonies

Events Calendar

A place where you can find and share events that are happening in the Hinchinbrook community.


Deceased Search

The Hinchinbrook Shire Council has an extensive database of all burials in the New Ingham, Old Ingham and Halifax cemeteries. These records show information about deceased persons, including their name and date of death, and details of the cemetery and grave location.

The Register of Burials is currently not available online.

Should you have a specific enquiry in relation to a deceased person, please complete the Cemetery Enquiry Form below or contact Council via email council@hinchinbrook.qld.gov.au or telephone 07 4776 4600.

Disclaimer: All records are as accurate as the past and current recording procedures permit. Whilst Hinchinbrook Shire Council makes every effort to ensure burial information is accurate, Council makes no warranty, guarantee or promise, expressed or implied, concerning the content of these documents.

Cemetery Enquiry Form

First Name


Phone Number

Email Address

Deceased Person's Name

Type of Enquiry

Which cemetery (if known)

Division (if known)

Section (if known)

Plot (if known)

Please supply any other information which may assist us in responding to your enquiry. Such as deceased name, date of death or burial etc.

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