I’m With You Every Step of The Way
From initial thoughts to planning
Burial & Cremation
Would you like me to recommend someone?
Feel free to ask me any questions at all
How to inform guests, where they are coming from
Where would you like your service held?
On the day
What will happen? How you can prepare. I’m well versed with any technology needed, for example live streaming
Grief & Healing Support
It can be a very difficult time for many. Kindness and understanding go a long way. There is no rush.
Please look at this video of a service I recently conducted. Made available by kind permission of the family. Hazel
Everything You Need In One
There is room for any request
Everything can be pre-arranged as your wish so there are no surprises on the day
Frequently Asked Questions
What is a funeral celebrant?
A funeral celebrant is a person who is responsible for leading, planning, and conducting funerals and other end-of-life ceremonies. They are responsible for choosing the services, music, and readings, as well as ensuring that the ceremony meets with the wishes of the deceased and their family.
What qualifications are needed to be a funeral celebrant?
In Australia, funeral celebrants must hold a Certificate IV in Funeral Celebrancy. This course covers topics such as death and dying, funeral services, legal requirements, and professional responsibilities. It also covers aspects of communication, counselling, and delivering a eulogy.
What are the responsibilities of a funeral celebrant?
A funeral celebrant in Australia is responsible for planning, organizing, and guiding funeral services. This includes choosing the type of service, selecting readings, music, and poems, as well as managing the ceremony itself. The celebrant is also responsible for organizing and completing all necessary paperwork, such as death certificates and burial permits.
What is the cost of hiring a funeral celebrant?
The cost of hiring a funeral celebrant in Australia can vary depending on the type of service and the specific celebrant. Generally, you can expect to pay several hundred dollars for a basic funeral service. Additional services may incur additional fees.
What Our Families are Saying
“Hazel was wonderful and anticipated problems every step of the way”
“Thank you so much for your careful attention to detail on the way. We very much appreciated this”
“I highly recommend Hazel as a funeral celebrant. You won’t be disappointed.”