About Cemeteries in Marlborough
General information about administration of cemeteries in Marlborough.
Information about Awatere/Seddon Cemetery.
How to purchase plots, what types of plots there are, maintenance of headstones, monuments, memorials and plaques, FAQs and other information about our cemeteries.
This page contains information and frequently asked questions relating to our cemeteries.
Fees for interment fees and burial plots.
Cemetery request forms.
Fairhall Cemetery is Marlborough's principal cemetery, located 10 to 15 minutes' drive from the centre of Blenheim, along New Renwick Road.
Information about Flaxbourne/Ward Cemetery.
Havelock Cemetery is an historic cemetery with a commanding view of the developing Havelock port and the tidal estuary protected by the hills beyond.
Natural Burial Areas
Information about our natural burials area at Fairhall Cemetery.
Omaka Cemetery is of historic importance.
Picton Cemetery dates back to the early European settlement of the Marlborough Sounds.
Purchase of Exclusive Right of Burial
The Council has adopted a policy through the Cemeteries Bylaw 2017, which means people are able to purchase an exclusive right of burial.
Rai Valley Cemetery
Information about Rai Valley Cemetery.
There are many smaller cemeteries in rural areas which are administered by local community groups.
Tuamarina Cemetery is Marlborough's most historic cemetery.