the big red hearse

The Artisan Funerals’ 1970 Cadillac Fleetwood Hearse made its Gold Coast debut at the Mudgeeraba Show on the weekend. Built and used as a hearse in the USA, before being brought to Australia to embark on a 5 year restoration.  Now proudly owned by and back in use as a Hearse with Artisan Funerals, Gold…

Why Artisan Funerals is the Best Funeral Service

At Artisan Funerals our compassionate and caring staff will take care of all funeral details, and are there just to talk, or answer any questions that you may have. Coping with the death of a loved one is difficult. It can be hard to know where to start when organizing a funeral. Artisan Funeral Directors…

Why Choose Eco-friendly Funerals

If you or your loved one lived an environmentally friendly life, you may wish to also enhance the environment in your final life celebration. As the world gets greener there are many funeral solutions to ease the environmental impact of our departure from this earth. Gold Coast and Brisbane have a very eco-friendly culture. When…

Benefits of Pre-Planning Your Funeral

Planning a funeral can be done at the time of death, or pre-planned. When a funeral is planned at the time of death, arrangements need to be made quickly. The family and friends are grieving and to quickly organize an event can add to their load and also can be a financial concern. There are…

Different type of funeral flowers

In funerals, flowers are decorative items used to help create the atmosphere of a funeral. Flowers are generally considered to be a token of condolencesgiven by family or friends.  They play a very important role for funerals due to their aroma, colour and comforting qualities.

Hedley THOMAS

Hedley Robert Thomas AM RAAF Wing Commander (Retired) 24.01.1940 – 14.3.2017 Dearly loved husband of Donna. Loved and respected father, father-in-law and stepfather of Peta (Greece), Hedley and Ruth (Brisbane), Rebecca and Brett (Gold Coast), Kate and Paul (Sydney) and Cameron (Melbourne). Much loved grandfather of Candice, Ben, Georgia, Alexander, Alexandra, Sarah, James, Olivia and…