Geelong Western Cemetery


95 Minerva Road, Geelong West, Victoria, 3218 Australia

Office hours

There is no office at this cemetery.

To book an appointment or meet a client services team member on site, please contact our main office on

Visiting hours

Open daily: 8:00am – 7:00pm

Daylight savings: 8:00am – 8:00pm

Vehicle access available

Overview of Cemetery

The Geelong Western Cemetery is steeped in history, being the final resting place of a number of Geelong’s pioneers.

With towering Cypress trees lining the centre drive, it is a charming setting offering quiet reflection for those who visit.

While the cemetery is mostly full, there are a number of cremation memorial options available.

What we offer at this location

Burial options

There are currently no burial options available at this cemetery.

Cremation memorials

Personalised Garden Memorial
Boulder Memorial

Memorial Bench Seat
Rose Memorial
Native Garden Memorial
Niche Wall

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Our history

The cemetery was originally established to service the burial needs of those living in the western part of Geelong, as well as the outlying areas of Fyansford and Batesford.

It was known under various names during its history, including New Cemetery, New General Cemetery, Herne Hill Cemetery and Newtown Cemetery.

Let's Talk

Our friendly client services team is here to help and welcomes any questions you may have. Caring for our communities is what we do best.