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No hidden costs, just honest farewells

No hidden costs, just honest farewells

Explore our cremation-only service designed for families seeking a dignified farewell without unnecessary expense. We offer transparent, fixed-price cremation services, providing peace of mind during a difficult time. Our service includes clear pricing, eco-friendly elements, and a commitment to honouring your loved one’s memory.

Transparent Pricing

Our transparent approach to pricing means you only pay for what you need. We offer Direct Transfer and Credit Card payment options to make it easy for you finalise arrangements.

$2,495*inc GST

Includes everything necessary to organise a no-service cremation in Adelaide, Melbourne and South East Queensland including:

  • Transfer of the deceased
  • Transporter Eco-Casket (93% recycled cardboard)
  • Mortuary accommodation and care
  • Registration of the death and an official copy of the Death Certificate
  • Cost of the cremation and necessary documentation
  • Return of the cremated remains (ashes) via Courier Express Postal Service
  • Carbon positive offset using Federal Government approved Australian Carbon Credit Units (ACCUs). For every tonne of carbon generated in providing our services, we offset two tonnes and via partnerships with restoration and sustainability programs.

If you are in need of financial assistance, please contact us. 

Are finances a concern?

Earth Direct Cremation extends a helping hand. Learn about the support we provide to assist during times of financial hardship.

A carbon positive legacy

Our commitment to the environment ensures that every step of our process contributes positively to our planet’s health. From utilising sustainable practices in our cremation procedures to minimising carbon emissions, we are dedicated to fostering a greener future. Discover how our eco-friendly approach not only provides a dignified farewell for your loved one but also creates a lasting and positive impact on the environment for generations to come.

Cremation Pricing Explained

What is included in the basic cremation package?

Our basic cremation package typically includes the transportation of your loved one, necessary permits, and the cremation process itself. You can find detailed inclusions on our Pricing Guide Download above.

Are there any additional costs beyond the package price?

Our pricing is transparent, and there are no hidden costs. Any additional services or products, such as urns or memorial options, are clearly communicated and optional. View our Additional Services Guide Download above.

Can I pre-plan and pre-pay for cremation services?

Yes, we offer pre-planning options for cremation services with the benefit of ensuring the service is paid for before a death has occurred. Discover more about our Pre-Planning services.

How does Earth Direct Cremation's pricing compare to traditional funeral costs?

Earth Direct Cremation’s cremation-only service is designed to be affordable without sacrificing quality. Compare our prices to traditional funerals on our Cost Comparison blog post.

Is financial assistance available for cremation services?

Yes, as a not-for-profit organisation, we provide Bereavement Assistance for families experiencing financial hardship. Contact us to discuss personalised options.

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