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About Council

Learn more about the Hinchinbrook Shire Council

Citizenship Ceremonies

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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 the deceased persons including their surname, Christian name, date of death, age at the time of death, gender, place of birth, the details of the cemetery and the grave location.

View the full list of records on the Register of Burials link below.

Please note that the Date of Death is presented in the Australian Format - dd/mm/yyyy.

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.

Hinchinbrook Shire council - Register of Burials

For your convenience, the Register of Burials is listed in alphabetical order. To perform a name search within the PDF document, press ‘Crtl + F’ and type the name in the pop-up search. Please ensure that you use the + and - tools to zoom into the document in order to view the record correctly. 

Should you have a specific enquiry in relation to a deceased person, please complete the Cemetery Enquiry Form, below. 

Alternatively, please contact Council on 4776 4600 or via email council@hinchinbrook.qld.gov.au

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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