Bespoke – Personal - Professional
We have a transparent pricing policy. As each family is different, these fees are a guide. You may select a funeral or death care package below, or alternatively, our services are also available to be selected individually.
We specialise in the care of family and deceased after traumatic death or child loss, as we create time and space and tender care for family and their beloved dead.
We also specialise in honouring a unique life and grand old age by creating a healing space to celebrate a life well lived.
SERVICES - Natural Funeral Care
All of our fees include all day, everyday care and love from an experienced and compassionate holistic funeral director, arrangement, attendance and personal service. All of our funeral packages include transfers within 35 km radius from place of death, natural mortuary care, funeral administration, hearse or family preferred vehicle, and registration with the appropriate authorities.
Transport of deceased from place of death to our funeral home - $295 within 35km.
* This service fee is included in the price of each of our funeral packages. ($1.95 per km thereafter).
Transport of deceased to place of funeral service, and crematorium or cemetery - complimentary
Natural body care & preparation including Sacred Anointing and viewing of deceased - complimentary
Mortuary storage of deceased - complimentary
COFFINS & CASKETS
Environmental Bioboard - $950
Plantation pine casket - $1250
Enviro Wicker/Reed/Natural fibre caskets - $1450
Timber caskets - from $1600
Natural cotton or linen shrouds - $95 - $450
Urns - $55 - $239
End of Life OPTIONS – for people who wish to choose a complete service with every detail included in the price.
Tailor Go your own way: Choose your package
Option 1. - No Service, Direct Cremation - $2200
Proudly our most affordable, no fuss, and easy option for a gentle return to the Earth.
Inclusive of professional service fee, cremation fee, transport & mortuary care, coffin, all required documents, registration with Births, Deaths, Marriages and Death Certificate.
Option 2 - No Service, All Care Cremation with Vigil, viewing, Sacred annointing and Sanctuary natural body care - $2800
This includes unhurried time with family at arrangement, information and support. All death is sacred passage, so even our no service direct cremation option upholds our holistic care principles. Transfer of deceased to our mortuary within 35km, natural body care and all preparations for a gentle return to the earth. We include dressing and sacred Anointing, a Bioboard coffin, all required documentation, doctor's certificates and death registration, liaising with medical and hospital/other staff, personal accompaniment by one of our trained staff at all times until final disposition at our crematorium. Arrangement and time with family and facilitation of ashes return.
Option 3. - PREMIUM SANCTUARY FUNERAL with Cremation - $6200
This is our signature offering. It is an all-inclusive price and service providing peace of mind and ease when you need support the most.
PREMIUM SANCTUARY FUNERAL with Burial (includes dual service location) - $6400 (EXCLUDING cemetery and grounds fees which are charged at disbursement).
The Sanctuary funeral (with burial or cremation) is our bespoke signature service in an oasis of peace in rural Coraki. A unique, hand-crafted funeral celebration of love and loss in a beautiful country location. A true funeral retreat for people who simply want the best for their loved one.
A Sanctuary Funeral includes a choice of 3 locations: The Sanctuary building (historic, repurposed redbrick church), Brandon Hall (historic community hall) and grounds, under giant leafy fig trees.
This single price includes all fees relating to the care of your deceased person and the delivery of a beautiful funeral at The Sanctuary oasis in Coraki, NSW.
*Note: all prices are inclusive of GST.
Provision of transport and staff on the day of the funeral.
Design & placement of death and funeral notices in newspapers.
Liaising with churches/clergy or civil celebrant, florist, musician and other service providers.
Provision of celebrant.
Liaising with Cemetery and Crematoria authorities.
Liaising with doctors/hospitals, government agencies and the Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages as well as other organisations.
Full natural body care, use of safe/non toxic and organic products (lotions and essential oils)
Flowers - casket top flowers spray.
Assistance and guidance with arranging funeral plans.
Expertise and care from a team of experienced, local and professional staff (available 24/7, all year).
BDM Death Certificate
We use the beautiful Melaleuca Gardens in Chinderah, NSW crematorium or Lismore City Council crematorium in Goonellabah, NSW.
All of our deceased are transported in our hearse, Voyager or other suitable transfer vehicle.
Note: arrangements for funeral service locations other than our venue at Coraki will be charged at cost as a disbursement.
BDM Death Certificate - $60 (included in all funeral package prices)
Cremation certificates - Approx $120 each (included in all funeral package prices)
Cemetery fees - at cost. Fees varies amongst council and private cemetery locations.
Newspaper notice - $250 - $440
Crematorium fees $1100 (included in all funeral package prices).
Away funeral (not at Sanctuary venue) - $400
Burial - all burial services at any local cemetery are charged as disbursement only.
Viewing of deceased outside of business hours - complimentary by arrangement
Memorial bookmarks design and printing x 150 - $280
Order of service sheets design and printing x 150 - $290
PowerPoint photo tribute - $110
Our natural body care mortuary is located in the Earth House at The Sanctuary, 45-47 Queen Elizabeth Drive, Coraki NSW.