Mornington Peninsula Funeral Venues
Adhering to current Government guidelines regarding Covid-19 measures ...
Even during the Covid-19 Lockdown period, there are still a number of local venues available to host a funeral or memorial celebration of life. We will work with you to find the best location to help honour the life of your loved one in a manner and setting most befitting them. Below are some of our partner venues, and we are always looking to add to our list:
Venues available during Covid Safe protocols
Bunurong Memorial Park
Bunurong Memorial Park, set within contemporary Australian parkland and conveniently located midway between Melbourne and Mornington Peninsula, provides state-of-the-art function spaces for honouring and remembering your loved ones.
This purpose built, unique facility offers several non-denominational chapels where secular and non-secular services can be conducted with large private areas attached for families and friends to unite and share experiences over refreshments. Bunurong is an inspiring place of remembrance, designed to meet the needs of the community now and into the future.
Springvale Botanical Cemetery
The world-class Springvale Botanical Cemetery is widely regarded as Australia’s most beautiful cemetery, with 169 hectares (422 acres) of landscaped gardens.
This facility offers a range of cremation, burial and mausoleam options to suit all personal, cultural and religious preferences with special areas to meet the needs of Melbourne's diverse and multicultural community.
Established in 1901, Springvale Botanical Cemetery has continued to offer generations a peaceful and private setting to celebrate the life of loved ones.
The Southern Metropolitan Cemeteries Trust (SMCT) is a community based, not-for-profit organisation, committed to serving the needs of our communities.
Safety Beach Sailing Club
The new facilities at Safety Beach Sailing Club are among the best on the bay.
The clubhouse is right on the foreshore with 180 degree views of the surrounding mountains of Arthur’s Seat and Mt Martha. Recent redevelopment works have increased the comfort aspects of this highly sought after venue which make it the perfect location for a celebration of life service.
Safety Beach Sailing Club is very well equipped to host funerals for meaningful farewells in familiar settings – ideal for beach and bay lovers alike.
Live Streaming and DVD recording of funerals held at Safety Beach Sailing Club provide family and friends who cannot attend the service, the opportunity to experience the event in this beautiful setting.
The Chapel at Tanglewood Estate
Nestled deep within the age old eucalyptus trees of Victoria’s Mornington Peninsula, Tanglewood Estate is a gorgeous secret garden, set on more than 100 acres of bushland situated within the scenic landscape of Merricks North.
The relocated and renovated historic 110 year old wooden chapel, nestled among the trees, looks out over Port Phillip Bay. With Covid restrictions, the Chapel can accommodate 20 attendees at a funeral.
The Tanglewood Estate Chapel is a beautiful venue for a peaceful and memorable end of life service for your loved one.
Blairgowrie Yacht Squadron
Blairgowrie Yacht Squadron is the perfect venue on the Southern Peninsula – for holding a dignified farewell – particularly during Covid-19 restrictions.
BYS can accommodate funeral attendees indoors and outdoors .
For families wishing to share their loved one's service online by utilising Live Streaming, this beautiful venue provides a suitable backdrop for a fitting tribute to anyone who has a love for the Mornington Peninsula, and most particularly for those with an affinity for the bay.
The Garden Chapel at Dalywaters
Dalywaters, set on 12 acres in Mornington, has a charming chapel made from white painted weatherboards, bearing forty five climbing white roses and surrounded by sixty ornamental pear trees and grape vines.
The chapel overlooks a wetland area and it is approached through old iron gates and a vine-covered walk. Dalywaters chapel can comfortably accommodate up to 20 attendees for funerals during Covid restrictions.
The chapel is open to the gardens and wetland areas but on wet days clear blinds provide shelter without losing the beautiful views of the gardens.
The New Atrium
Located in the hinterland of Safety Beach, surrounded by palm trees and overlooking a picturesque golf course, the New Atrium has two function rooms with seating placements according to Government guidelines.
With plenty of parking, it's a suitable local setting to farewell a loved one – especially during these difficult times.
Video recordings and live streaming available.
Catering available for funerals.
Rosebud Italian Club
Rosebud Italian Club is an ideal venue for large funerals.
The club was established in 1984, for the benefit of its members but also welcoming all guests. Indoors, the club can easily accommodate attendees with chairs spaced to meet whatever Social Distancing rules are in place.
With a pleasant atmosphere and plenty of parking, it's a suitable local setting to farewell a loved one – especially during these difficult times.
Video recordings and live streaming available.
Bayview Chapel Rosebud
The Bayview Chapel in Rosebud is a non-denominational venue for funerals in our region. It is currently undergoing renovations and will be available for funerals from 1st December 2020.
The chapel has excellent sound and visual display facilities, including the ability to create a DVD recording of your service. The auditorium and multi-purpose foyer are fully air-conditioned and wheelchair accessible. A hearing loop is available for those requiring assistance.
Bayview Church is located at 1 Inglewood Crescent, Rosebud. There is plenty of onsite parking.
We provide funeral services in all townships and suburbs including Arthurs Seat, Balnarring, Balnarring Beach, Baxter, Bittern, Blairgowrie, Boneo, Cape Schanck, Capel Sound, Crib Point, Dromana, Fingal, Flinders, Hastings, HMAS Cerberus, Main Ridge, McCrae, Merricks, Merricks Beach, Merricks North, Moorooduc, Mornington, Mount Eliza, Mount Martha, Pearcedale, Point Leo, Portsea, Red Hill, Red Hill South, Rosebud, Rye, Safety Beach, Shoreham, Somers, Somerville, Sorrento, St Andrews Beach, Tootgarook, Tuerong and Tyabb, plus right across the Melbourne Metropolitan region.