Gingin Cemeteries and Memorials

The Gingin Cemetery is managed by the Shire and is located on Brockman Street. It is the only operational cemetery within the Shire of Gingin. It has been the final resting place of many locals since 1885 and has beautiful views of the township of Gingin. 

The Gingin Cemetery offers traditional burials and a niche wall for interment of ashes. The Gingin Cemetery has four sections which are Anglican, Methodist, Uniting, Roman Catholic and Non-Denominational.

Arrangements for burials and interments of ashes may be made to the Shire Administration Centre - contact (08) 9575 5100 or email Alternatively your funeral director will be able to provide assistance in matters concerning funeral arrangements.

Local Laws are applicable to the Shire's Cemetery. A copy of these laws may be viewed by clicking here


Application for Monumental Masons Licence

Application for Burial

Application for Grant of Right of Burial Certificate

Application for Interment of Ashes

Application for Monument Installation

Application for Plaque (Niche Wall)

Application for Transfer of Grant of Right of Burial

Application for Renewal of Grant of Right of Burial

Relinquishment of Grant

Certificate of Identification

Certificate Dispensing with Identification

Funeral Directors Licence

Historic Cemeteries 

St Luke’s Anglican Church, Gingin

A list of burials in the St Luke’s Churchyard provided to the Shire by the Parish in conjunction with restoration work undertaken from 1997 through to 2000 is available upon request.  Documented burials at St Luke’s range in date from 1858 through to 1961. 

Wannamal Cemetery

The Wannamal Cemetery is a very small cemetery with just six documented burials taking place between 1912 and 1920.  Details are available upon request.

Memorial Plaques

Memorial plaques can be placed at specific locations in a number of our coastal towns.


Hinchcliffe Lookout

Pioneer Park Memorial Wall

Ledge Point

Key Biscayne Park Memorial Wall


Memorial Bench located in front of the Guilderton Caravan Park overlooking the mouth of the Moore River.


Arrangements for memorial plaques must be made through the Shire of Gingin.


Application for Memorial Plaque