To search the cemetery register click here
To request a burial at the Cowell Cemetery, please complete the Burial Application Form and return it to the Council Office. Click Here
To place cremated remains in the Niche Wall please complete and return the Application for Placement of Cremate Remains Form, Click Here
To apply for an Internment Right (lease) at the Cowell Cemetery, please complete and return the form to the Council office. Click Here
Council keeps records of burials dating back to 1896 for the Cowell Cemetery located on Melrose Road. The Register contains the following details about the deceased:
The cemetery is maintained by Council staff and volunteer labour.It caters for conventional burials as well as a niche wall for cremation ashes. A site plan is available at the Council office..
If you would like to lease a grave site in Cowell cemetery, please contact Council Administration . Plot sizes are 1.4m x 2.7m single or 2.8m x 2.7m double. Fees and Charges are as follows:
There are no fees for monument works being carried out in district cemeteries, however all materials must be supplied by the persons doing the work. Please advise Council's Works Manager prior to undertaking any work.
Cowell is situated on Franklin Harbour approximately halfway between Port Augusta and Port Lincoln, it is an ideal place for visitors to break a long journey or to take a holiday and enjoy the pleasant climate and relaxed life style. One of the safest and best fishing areas in South Australia, Franklin Harbour is a land-locked bay with a narrow entrance through which boats have access to the harbour's calm waters.