South Brisbane Cemetery circa 1880. John Oxley Library

The beautiful and historic South Brisbane Cemetery, which opened in May 1870, is the oldest surviving municipal burial ground in Brisbane, Queensland. Located on a wooded riverside hill in the suburb of Dutton Park, it is now home to around 100,000 'residents'.

You can use this website to explore the fascinating history of this heritage-listed place, learn all about the people, graves and headstones that lie within it, and find out about the 'Friends of South Brisbane Cemetery'.