Southport Lawn Cemetery Free Space page

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Location: Southport, Queensland, Australiamap
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Southport Lawn Cemetery

Located on Melia Court, Southport. The 4.84 hectare Southport Lawn Cemetery is controlled by the City of Gold Coast as trustee. The earliest recorded burial was 21 May 1970. As at 2009 there were approximately 5166 burials and 1283 ashes interments. The lawn cemetery is across the road from Gold Coast University Hospital. The Southport Sharks, and Sharks Event Centre is also close by. There is limited street parking, but when the gates are open you are able to drive through the cemetery. The cemetery has some shelter, seating, and some pleasant short walks.


Cemetery "to do" list

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  1. photographing headstones and memorials
  2. tagging photos of headstones and memorials with the cemetery space name
  3. transcribing memorials
  4. creating profiles for those interred or memorialised at Southport Lawn Cemetery (some listed in the table and not yet created) and linking them to the wider tree
  5. categorising existing profiles of those interred at Southport Lawn Cemetery to ensure they appear under the cemetery category
  6. adding profiles and information to the sortable table of interments
  7. checking the table for missing information and/or errors
  8. re-checking the table periodically for new or amended information

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