David W Bull Funeral Home Fee also includes the following:
PLEASE NOTE: Excluding any of the items from the list below
does not affect or change the David W Bull Funeral Home fee.

  • Gathering/Viewing/Funeral followed by committal service at crematorium.
  • Transport of your loved one to our Funeral Home (Within 60kms of Pakenham, Drouin, Cranbourne)
  • Respectful care of your loved one at all times.
  • Use of our chapel facilities for a private viewing.
  • Trained staff to make arrangements at one of our offices.
  • Liaise with Clergy or Celebrant and to co-ordinate Church/Chapel requirements.
  • Liaise with the Crematorium for reservation of Chapel, time, etc.
  • Procurement of necessary Medical Certificate from Doctor or Hospital.
  • Arranging additional form for cremation to be signed by a licensed practitioner.
  • Completion of Registration with Births, Deaths and Marriages Office.
  • One original full death certificate is ordered inclusive.
  • Notification will be sent to Centrelink and Medicare.
  • Help with claim for Funeral costs to Transport Accident Commission.
  • Help with claim for most Funeral Insurances.
  • Provision of a national flag when appropriate.
  • Memorial/Keepsake book with names of people who attended the service.
  • Preparing a photo tribute and use of our equipment to play the tribute.
  • Livestreaming from any of our 3 Chapels.
  • Lifetime Memorial page with Photos/Family notices/Service details/Condolences
  • Hearse/Vehicles and necessary staff to assist/coordinate on the day.
  • Collection and care of cremated remains pending collection.
David W Bull Funeral Home fee: $4700.00
Coffin: Barkly Coffin (1st coffin in our range) $  995.00
Disbursement Fees:
Cremation Fee and (Small Chapel Hire) $1300.00
Medical Officer Fee (N/A to coroner case) $    77.00
TOTAL AMOUNT(GST Inclusive)(Approx.) $7072.00

Additional Items that can be arranged for you at your request:
Add any of the items below to the first page
and you will have a very close estimate.

Someone to MC the service.
Non-religious service – Civil Celebrant)
Varies. approx. $660.00 – $750.00
(Religious Service – Clergy/Minister) (Minister from your Church)
Varies. approx. $495.00.
Family member/friend
(They will need to do all the talking not just the eulogy) $NIL.

Newspaper Notices.
Family Notices. (Melbourne newspaper charge per space)
Approx. /Average $229.00 – $403.00
Funeral Notices (Melbourne Newspaper charge per space)
Approx. /Average $229.00 – $365.00
Family and Funeral notices on our memorial page. 
(Can share/spread the word via email/txt/social media) $NIL

Floral Tributes.
(Floral arrangement on coffin)
Click here to view our flower options and prices.
Memorabilia (i.e./Anything that relates to the person on coffin) $NIL.

Service Booklets/Cards.
Booklet – (1 X A4 or A5 piece of paper folded in half) $2.00 per copy
 Thank you/Photo cards – (1 X A5 piece of paper cut in half) $1.00 per copy
Church booklets with insert start at $3:00 per copy (Varies)

Catering options.
Click here to view catering options at Springvale and Bunurong

Other charges that may be applicable:
Our office hours are 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Mon-Fri (excluding public holidays). Appointments outside these hours
may incur an additional fee (Not always applicable)

Home visits for arrangements within 25km of Pakenham, Drouin and Cranbourne can be arranged at an additional cost of $150.00.

Livestreaming of services not in one of our chapels.
We can put you in touch with an external company for you to arrange.
Fee Varies

After hours transport/viewing/rosary charges may be applicable. (Varies)

Mourning Coach (4 seater) approx. – $380.00 
Limousine (8-10 seater) approx. – $680.00 

Organist Offering/Fee (If Service is in Church) approx. – $110.00 – $350.00
 Church fees: i.e. some have Hire, Verger and Rosary charges (variable)

Cremation fee and Medium chapel hire $1355.00.
Cremation fee and Large
chapel hire $1545.00


After arrangements have been made and all costs added
we require full payment at least 48 hours prior to the