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Griffith Funeral Directors of Distinction

A funeral is not a day in a lifetime, it is a lifetime in a day

A meaningful funeral can bring peace and closure, and be a lasting tribute to a life well lived.

At Collier Trenerry, we pride ourselves on being part of the community, and providing exceptional personal service to local families.

No matter the age, nationality, gender or religion of your loved one, we’ll create a funeral which is memorable and personal.

By trusting us with arrangements for your, you’ll have the space and time you need to focus on your family, and remember your loved one. 

Where to start?

When someone you love dies, it can be confusing and confronting.

Who to call? What to do? Where to start? A lot of questions need to be answered.

With Collier Trenerry, you can take comfort in knowing you’re in safe hands.

You’ll receive the best possible support during the worst possible time.

Our caring team will guide you through the essential steps, and give you all the options to help remember and celebrate the life of your loved one.

Whether you already have a specific funeral in mind, or you would like guidance with ideas, we’ll help you every step of the way at the time of arrangement.

Celebrating life with a final goodbye.

Sharing memories through photos is often a very important process for family members and friends. It helps to celebrate the life of those we have lost while planning the final goodbye.

A century of experience in Griffith funerals.

Our family-owned business has been providing Griffith funerals for 100 years, a testament to the passion and experience we have for creating dignified funeral experiences for our clients and their families.

Our Approach

Arranging a funeral can be daunting, but you can take comfort in our 100 years’ of professional experience. Let us take you through the process of funeral arrangement from start to finish.

Pre-Paid Funeral

Pre-planning a funeral means you will alleviate your family of the stress, and have every aspect of your funeral according to your wishes.

Personalised Monuments

Our experts can craft a special memorial for your loved one, creating a beautiful monument to honour and commemorate their memory.

To live in the hearts we leave behind is not to die

Thomas Campbell

A life well remembered can help bring closure when saying goodbye to a loved one.

Our approach is calm, considerate and compassionate.

Disbursements (outside costs paid on your behalf)

  • Certified Copy of Death Certificate (subject to State Registration) $100
  • Attending Practicioner's Cremation Form $100
  • Government Medical Referee Cremation Form $100
  • Cremation Certificates $220
  • Burial (Local Council Fees) Charges subject to cemetery

    Burial fees vary between cemeteries. For example, Gunbar $750+gst, Griffith $3039.64+gst.

  • Cremation Charges subject to crematorium chosen, approximately $880
  • Floral Arrangements Subject to personal choice
  • Repatriation Services Subject to repatriation country
  • Media Notices and Announcements Subject to Radio Station and Newspaper
  • Funeral Celebrant Subject to Denomination OR Celebrant Starting from $275

Costs outlined are GST inclusive.

Coffin or Casket Costs

Many people regard the coffin or casket as an important tribute to the deceased and they are therefore selected with care. The difference is basically one of design. A Coffin has a tapered head and foot and are wide at the shoulders, with a removable lid. A Casket is a rectangular shape with a hinged lid. Caskets are usually constructed of better quality timbers and feature higher standards of workmanship. 

  • Caskets & Coffins Ranging in price from $900 - $5000

Costs outlined are GST inclusive.

Funeral Services available at Collier Trenerry

  • Essential care and preparation of deceased $330
  • Transfer of deceased from Hospital, Nursing or Private Home to Collier Trenerry $330
  • Holding of the body in our mortuary facilities No charge

    Collier Trenerry's mortuaries are located in Wagga Wagga (Wagga Wagga Council Cemetery & Crematorium) and Parkes (Central West)

  • Viewing of deceased in our Chapel No charge
  • Viewing of deceased at family home (after hours) Starting from $330
  • Viewing of deceased prior to burial or cremation $300 - $400
  • Funeral Directing Service Starting from $3960

    Includes venue hire. Hire varies depending on the venue chosen. Church venues range from no charge to $400.

  • Least expensive package provided by Collier Trenerry is Direct Cremation $4700
  • Transport prior to burial or cremation in our state of the art hearse No charge

Costs outlined are GST inclusive.