Gardenia Funerals is a mid priced funeral company based in North Melbourne, our base in North Melbourne gives our company the flexibility to service all of Melbourne. We will either come to you, or if you would like to view our premises you are more than welcome to come to us. The team at Gardenia Funerals have warmth and compassion without being over the top. Our transparent Pricing, Service, Flexibility and Approach has proven to be of great value to our clients. After engaging Gardenia Funerals your loved one and also your family will experience the expertise of a first class funeral director, knowing that every single element of arranging a funeral will be taken care of efficiently and at a cost effective method. Any of our service items can be tailored to suit your requirements, as you know "One size does not fit all" Michael Cox, Director of Gardenia Funerals, is a Melbourne funeral director who began his experience in the funeral industry over 18 years ago. Michael’s ability to relate, guide and understand the needs of the families he meets is a gift that just comes naturally to him. People often ask “Why we do what we do” the answer is simple; we do what we do because we believe that every life is worth celebrating. We are proud to embrace traditional values, diversity, and innovation in honouring the spirit and life of each person we serve.

Our employees are our strongest asset, and we place the upmost prominence in hiring people with generous hearts and integrity to meet others needs before their own.

Our Mission is to be there for our customers, one family at a time. We are here to meet your needs and exceed your expectations, above ours. We want to celebrate
and honour how your loved one has touched your life and the lives of others. These core principles are who we are and our promise to you.

We are honoured to walk alongside you and help make the journey as peaceful as possible. While we cannot change the path that has brought you here, we can help lead you forward with a gentle, guiding hand, and compassionate heart. It is our pleasure to serve your family.

“We feel our staff is our most valuable asset. We hire extraordinary people with a gift for sharing in the feelings of those they are serving.

The qualities we treasure in our employees are not easily measured by corporate standards. Instead, the value our employees bring is experienced in every moment as we escort families along the path that death brings. We hope to touch your life as we help you celebrate how your loved one touched the lives of others.”

Focus On Life
Design your healing experience. Gather. Remember. Rejoice.
Here’s the truth: most funeral homes consider their primary function to be handling remains. Instead, we think of our job as having two parts: physical and emotional. The physical is burials. The emotional is working with families to design healing experiences. Our peaceful and intimate setting becomes a place where people find closure, renewal and togetherness. And that’s the most rewarding part of what we do.