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Cemetery Mapping

There is now a way for you to easily locate deceased relatives within the cemeteries administered by Junee Shire Council.

All Cemetery Records held by Council including the Old Monumental section of the Junee Cemetery and all Council’s rural cemeteries are now available to be searched through Council’s online mapping system (IntraMaps).

Click here to access online mapping.

Please click on the help in the mapping if you require further assistance.

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Junee

Off Gundagai Road approximately 1 km east of Junee (originally known as Junee Junction).

Dedicated as a cemetery on 16 December 1884.

  • Children Lawn
  • Columbarium (Niche) Wall
  • Lawn
  • Monumental (divided into sections by denomination).

Access the online mapping for the Junee Cemetery.

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Old Junee

From Goldfields Way turn onto Canola Way (Coolamon Road/Marrar Road) then right into Beckham Street then left onto the Cemetery road.

Cemetery is divided into sections by denomination (unmarked).

Dedicated as a cemetery on 11 March 1881.

Access the online mapping for the Old Junee Cemetery.

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Junee Pioneer

From Goldfields Way turn onto Canola Way (Coolamon Road/Marrar Road) then right into Beckham Street then left onto the Cemetery road.

Cemetery is divided into sections by denomination (unmarked).

Dedicated as a cemetery on 11 March 1881.

Access the online mapping for the Junee Pioneer Cemetery.

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Bethungra

From Bethungra, take Ironbong Road off Baylis Street then left onto Old Sydney Road, than left onto Lovers Lane which ends at the cemetery.

The cemetery is divided into sections by denomination (unmarked).

Dedicated as a cemetery on 19 July 1881.

Access the online mapping for the Bethungra Cemetery.

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Illabo

Just off Olympic Highway approximately 1 km west of Illabo.

The cemetery is divided into sections by denomination (unmarked).

Dedication unknown but burials recorded from early 1900s.

Access the online mapping for the Illabo Cemetery.

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Mitta Mitta

Located beside St. Stephens (Anglican) Church on Mitta Church Lane off Bethungra Road, Mitta Mitta.

Church constructed circa 1898. Burials  recorded from 1901.

Access the online mapping for the Mitta Mitta Cemetery.

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Wantabadgery

Located on McDonalds Lane approximately 1km west of the village of Wantabadgery.

Cemetery is divided into sections by denomination (unmarked).

Burials commenced circa 1870.

Access the online mapping for the Wantabadgery Cemetery.

Private Interments

Council is the approval authority for burials on private land. Under the Public Health Regulation 2012 there are requirements that need to be satisfied before a burial on private land can occur. See Guidance on Burying a Body on Private Land – Public Health Regulation 2012 for current guidelines or contact Council’s Planning Department on (02) 6924 8100 for further information.

Historical information about burials on private property and road reserves within Junee Shire is held in Council’s records. Information is also included in the publication “Headstones and Plaques in the Cemeteries of the Shire of Junee” compiled and produced by the Wagga Wagga & District Family History Society Inc. in 2003. For further information go to http://www.waggafamilyhistory.org.au

Reservations

Burial plots may be reserved by contacting Council’s offices on (02) 6924 8100.

Alternatively, you can download and complete an Application for…

Plaques

Plaques may be ordered through Junee Shire Council by contacting Council’s offices on (02) 6924 8100 or downloading and completing a Lawn Cemetery Plaque Application form and forwarding …

Monuments

Council does not erect or maintain monuments within its cemeteries. Appropriately licensed and qualified Monumental Stonemasons or contractors are engaged by family members…

Genealogy (Family History)

Cemetery records for burials within the Junee Shire are available to search via Council’s online mapping system (IntraMaps). 

Forms

Application for 30-Day Account for Cemetery Fees

Application for Burial

Application for Interment of Ashes 

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