Southport Lawn Cemetery

Address: Melia Court, Southport 4215 QLD

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THIS IS A WORK IN PROGRESS. Details of inscriptions and the digital images are being uploaded progressively as each batch is listed, checked and researched.

Southport Lawn Cemetery was established circa 1970 and includes a large lawn area plus gardens and columbarium walls for the placement of ashes. The site is maintained in excellent order by Gold Coast City Council.

Carol Parra has contributed her pictures of inscriptions, commencing with the gardens and columbarium walls. It is hoped that the work will be completed in due course. Carol's images may be downloaded from the list of inscriptions for this cemetery. The list was compiled with reference to the Queensland index of marriages and to the Australian War Memorial online military rols for additional information.

How to find it

Southport Lawn Cemetery is approximately 4km east of the Pacific Highway. Take the Smith St exit for 2.6km, left into Olsen Avenue for 1.4km and right into Melia Court from where it is 170m to the cemetery entrance. Lat -27.956466 Long 153.383575

Latitude/longitude -27.956466,153.383575

More information

The Southport Lawn Cemetery is administered by Gold Coast City Council. For further information; contact Council at PO Box 5042, Gold Coast MC QLD 9729; phone 07 5582 8211; email:



The number of inscriptions for this cemetery is 1,251
The number of inscriptions with headstone image(s) is 1,250
The listing was last updated on 2010-10-19
The listing is not complete for this cemetery.

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Lat/Lng: -27.956466,153.383575

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