Lawnton Cemetery

Norfolk Avenue
Lawnton, Queensland 4501 Australia

Established in the 1880s and is located in the heart of suburbia on Norfolk Avenue. Visitors to the cemetery will notice monuments to many local pioneering families. No space is available for new graves, but the cemetery remains open for re-openings.

The Lawnton Cemetery is located at Norfolk Avenue, Lawnton – View map

Services available

  • Re-openings of existing lawn and monumental graves only
  • Ashes placements in columbarium wall, corian columbarium wall and existing grave sites

Visiting hours

Monday to Sunday: 6:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Onsite meetings by appointment only. Contact Council to organise.

Performances at this Space

Whistling Past the Graveyard
26 May @ 10:30 am - 11:40 am
PG | 70mins | $40
Artist: Leah Cotterell and Narelle McCoy
Space: Lawnton Cemetery

Acknowledgement of Traditional Custodians

We acknowledge the Traditional Custodians of the lands on which we present Anywhere Festival, the Kabi Kabi/Gubbi Gubbi, Jinibara, Turrbal and Yuggera Peoples. We wish to pay respect to their Elders - past, present and emerging - and acknowledge the important role Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and their stories continue to play.