March 22, 2017
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Restoring Purewa’s historic graves

What happens when grave memorials, constructed as a lasting memorial to a loved one, fall into disrepair?
March 2, 2017

St John’s Lounge proves its worth

Purewa Cemetery and Crematorium witnessed a ceremony of a different kind on Friday February 17, with the official opening and blessing of the new St John’s Lounge.
February 15, 2017
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New reception lounge for Purewa

As part of its ongoing commitment to provide for community needs, Purewa Cemetery Trust Board is in the process of completing a new, state of the art funeral lounge.
February 10, 2017
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Walk of Memories to be extended

The dappled sunlight and tranquil park setting of Purewa’s Walk of Memories creates one of the most contemplative strolls imaginable – another treasured aspect of what is widely regarded as Auckland’s most beautiful cemetery
February 2, 2017

Celebrating life in a place of peace

Aside from being one of the world’s most beautiful and tranquil resting places, Purewa Cemetery and Crematorium offers more options for the internment of ashes than anywhere else in New Zealand.
January 20, 2017

Tracing your ancestors at Purewa Cemetery

Among the many services provided by Purewa Cemetery and Crematorium is the assistance given to families researching genealogy and family trees.