District Council of Ceduna - Cemeteries


The District Council of Ceduna maintains Ceduna & Smoky Bay cemeteries. The cemeteries are always open to the public.
Ceduna Cemetery is located on the corner of Decres Bay Road and Smith Road and you will find the Smoky Bay cemetery on Smoky Bay Road (to your right hand side as you drive into the town of Smoky Bay).

Grave & Niche Wall Sites

If you would like to arrange a lease on a grave or niche wall site in the Ceduna or Smoky Bay cemetery, please contact the Council Administration Office on 08 8625 3407.

Burial Register

A Burial Register is kept and maintained. The Register contains the following details about deceased persons:

  • Name
  • Age
  • Date of Death
  • Date of Burial
  • Plot/Grave Number
  • Place of last Abode
  • Who performed the Ceremony
  • Cemetery & Section

Details of persons interred in the Ceduna & Smoky Bay cemeteries are available at the Council office or by calling on (08) 8625 3407. This information can also be accessed by searching the directory below. Cemetery plans are also available for viewing at the Council office.

The Australian Bereavement Register

The Australian Bereavement Register was formed with the following objectives:

  • Relieve people from the distress of receiving mail addresses to deceased friends and family.
  • To clean up the direct mail industry by creating a central register of deaths.
  • Curtain the wasted resources and environmental impact of nearly 10 million undeliverable mail items each year.

If you would like to know more about this service please telephone 1300 873 849 or visit the website TABR

Burial Search



Please note: choosing 'All - Statewide' directs the search through participating Councils' Graves registers across South Australia. You may also visit each Council's website to refine your search to that Council's local Cemeteries. For a list of participating Councils, click here.