COVID-19

For regular updates on COVID-19, please refer to the Department of Health and Human Services website https://www.dhhs.vic.gov.au/coronavirus or freecall 1800 675 398.

7 December 2020

From 11:59pm on 6 December 2020, Victoria has moved to the last step towards COVID normal.

  • Funerals and interment services held at the Eltham Cemetery are no longer subject to any attendance limitations . 

  • Social distancing protocols must continue to be observed. In the event that you are unable to safely social distance, please wear a face mask.

  • If you are wishing to attend a funeral or interment service, please consult with the family or funeral director to ensure that you are able to do so. Those attending may be asked to provide their name and contact information, in accordance with directives from the Department of Health.

  • Gatherings within the cemetery (as a public space), for purposes other than a funeral or interment service, allow a maximum of 100 people. 

When on the grounds, please ensure you comply with any instructions provided by funeral directors and cemetery staff. 

Please remember to continue to:

  • carry a fitted face mask in the event that social distancing cannot be achieved

  • practice good hygiene by regularly washing and/or sanitising your hands

Thank you to every Victorian, every visitor to our cemetery for doing your part to slow the spread of COVID-19.