Attending a Funeral

Attending a funeral is always a difficult time. If you are attending a funeral for the first time, there may be many questions that you have about funeral etiquette - what happens at a funeral, what to wear, even whether you should attend.

We hope the following information will help to answer some of your questions. Funeral customs and traditions do differ, so our information can only be a guide - if you need more detailed information, the Funeral Director or Celebrant will be in a position to help.

Deciding to go to a funeral

What to wear to a funeral

Getting to the funeral

The funeral procession

The funeral ceremony

After the funeral