Funeral Venues

Funeral Venues

Funeral Venues around Melbourne that Gardenia Funerals work in conjunction with.

 Cemetery Chapels

Name & Address Chapels & Capacities
Springvale Botanical Cemetery
600 Princes Hwy, Springvale, 3171
The Boyd Chapel (seats 192)
The Renowden Chapel (seats 96)
The Wilson Chapel (seats 66)
The Blair Chapel (seats 66)
Fawkner Memorial Park
1187 Sydney Road, Fawkner
The Crick Chapel (seats 70)
The Cordell Chapel (seats 140)
The Joyce Chapel (seats 140)
Altona Memorial Park
2-14 Doherty’s Road, Altona North
The Chapel of Repose (seats 80)
Lilydale Memorial Park
126-128 Victoria Rd, Lilydale, 3140
Federation Chapel (seats 80-100)
Bunurong Memorial Park
790 Frankston-Dandenong Road, Dandenong South
Stratus, Cumulus, Cirrus & The Sanctuary
Templestowe Cemetery
263 Foote Street, Templestowe
The Templestowe Chapel (seats 80)

Below is a list of some of the  Funeral venues that can accomodate a funeral or Memorial service.

Inner City Venues

Flagstaff Gardens                                                                                                                                                                       

Directly opposite the Queen Victoria Market, ample car parking and stunning views of Melbourne CBD, Flagstaff Gardens offers a relaxed atmosphere when saying goodbye to a loved one.

Port Melbourne Yacht Club
This stunning venue will impress from every angle, floor to ceiling glass windows offering spectacular views and natural light, this venue provides the perfect backdrop to celebrate yours or your loved one’s life.
Hawthorn Town Hall
This beautiful historic building located on the corner of Burwood Road and Glenferrie road in Hawthorn has an intriguing      mix of contemporary and traditional design, flexible function spaces which offers a unique experience when saying goodbye to a loved one.
Abbotsford Convent – Good Shepherd Chapel
Funerals and memorials of all faiths can be held at the Chapel.  The Chapel provides seating for 280 people, extra chairs can be bought in to allow seating for 400. Following the service you may choose to have refreshments at the Convent Bakery which offers a variety of foods.
Kensington Town Hall                                                                                                                                                             

Located in Kensington the Town hall is a period style building which offers a comfortable, functional and affordable venue. The town hall is ideal for the larger funeral events.

The Park – Albert park
Located in Albert park, The Park has tranquil views, extravagant chandeliers, open and stylish warehouse interiors and dramatic arched windows which offer and abundance of natural light from every angle. This venue can seat 400 comfortably.Carousel – Albert park                                                                                                                                                                     

The ‘Bel Air’ style entry with white courtyard, palms and turquoise tiled ponds creates a sense of occasion and glamour, it’s what sets Carousel apart from other venues. This venue can seat 400 comfortably.

Bayside Venues

Parkdale Yacht Club
Located in Parkdale, the Parkdale Yacht Club is a beautiful venue from which to hold funeral or memorial ceromony. Daytime and twilight ceremonies from this unique location which has magnificent floor to ceiling windows providing spectacular views across Port Phillip Bay.

Windows On The Bay
This beautiful venue is located in Mordiallioc, perfect to celebrate  the life of a loved whilst being close to the sea. The backgrounds are breath taking from every angle.
Morning Star Estate
Located in the Mornington Peninsula the Morning Star Estate is one of the Peninsula’s premier venues. Set across 22 acres of exquisite gardens and 30 acres of vines, the century old mansion, Morning Star enjoys panoramic views over Port Philip Bay stretching from the Bellarine Peninsula to Melbourne.

Western Suburbs Venues

Werribee Park Mansion
This beautiful venue is located in Werribee Park, perfect to celebrate  the life of a loved one. Built in 1870s the Mansion offers the perfect location with its contemporary rooms and picturesque surroundings which include 10 acres of formal English gardens.

Overnewton Castle Keilor

The Castle was built in 1849 in Keilor Victorian Tudor style, it offers a peaceful, tranquil and enchanting setting amongst 4 acres of manicured gardens, catering from 20 to 200 people. They offer a variety of catering packages – morning teas, lunches and afternoon teas that can be customised to suit diverse cultural needs. 


Moonee Valley Racecourse

Moonee Valley is one of Australia’s most unique corporate function venues, set amongst the historic racecourse and stunning backdrop of Melbourne’s city skyline. Moonee Valley is ideal for the most intimate gatherings to major events, offering 15 stylish party venues and function spaces to suit any occasion. We cater for private functions on race days and non-race days, accommodating from 40 guests to 1200 guests. 


Ascot House
Ascot House is the definitive solution  for a sophisticated Melbourne  venue. Conveniently located in Ascot Vale, Funerals held at the Ascot House mansion and gardens are always of an exceptional standard, making Ascot House one of the leading venues in Melbourne.


Northern Suburbs Venues

Wooling Hill Estate
The low rolling foot hills of the Macedon Ranges create a wonderfully picturesque backdrop to Wooling Hill Estate. Wooling Hill Estates beautiful, tranquil gardens are a wonderful place of rest for our loved ones and those who have played a significant part in our lives .


Whitehaven Receptions

Whitehaven is a luxurious and peaceful venue offering a harmonious atmosphere and excellent service with a very personal approach. A funeral service at Whitehaven can provide you the possibility to create a very personal occasion in celebrating the life of a loved one. At Whitehaven we are dedicated to providing family members and friends a secure, compassionate and serene environment to grieve the loss, as well as celebrate the life of a loved one.

Yan Yean Chapel

Yan Yean Cemetery has a modern non denominational chapel which is set up with modern audio visual equipment. There is an outdoor speaker system available if necessary, weather permitting.  The chapel features glass windows throughout with beautiful views.



Montsalvat is the perfect setting to pay tribute to the passing of your loved one. There are a range of stunning locations to choose from, with catering options for 80 to 200 guests. The service can be held in the picturesque Upper Gallery or in the intimate Bluestone Chapel.

Ballara Estate Chapel – Eltham

Ballara Estate is located on Main Road, Eltham on 3 acres of land and has a non-denominational chapel and function centre. Surround sound inside and out, restrooms for guests convenience, ample off street parking. The Ballara Chapel  has a 160-seat capacity with room for up to 50 people standing.


Inglewood Estate Chapel – Eltham
Inglewood Chapel , blue stone chapel can hold up to 75 people comfortably. The chapel is set amongst a rural setting, beside a lake in the grounds of the estate and provides a peaceful, relaxed setting to honour your loved one’s life.  The reception house is located a short stroll from the chapel where guests can gather for refreshments after the ceremony takes place.