A Funeral is a ceremony connected with the final farewell of a loved one,
Such as a burial or cremation with family and friends present.

David W Bull Family 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 Family Funeral Home fee.

  • Funeral at chapel at Springvale or Bunurong followed by a cremation
  • 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 our Offices
  • Liaise with Clergy or Celebrant to co-ordinate day, time and Chapel requirements.
  • Liaise with the Crematorium for reservation of day, time, etc.
  • Procurement of necessary Medical Certificate from the Doctor or Hospital
  • Arranging for an additional cremation form to be
    signed by a licenced practitioner
  • Completion of registration with Births, Deaths and Marriages
  • The informant will receive one full death certificate
  • Notification will be sent to Centrelink and Medicare
  • Help with claims for funeral costs with the Transport Accident Commission
  • Help with claims for most Funeral Insurances
  • Provision of a national flag if requested
  • Memorial/Keepsake Book with names of people who attended the service
  • Preparing a photo tribute to be played on the day.
  • Livestreaming in Springvale Botanical Cemetery/
    Bunurong Memorial Park Chapels
  • Lifetime online Memorial page with Photos/Family notices/
    Service details/Condolences
  • Hearse/Vehicles and necessary staff to assist/coordinate on the day.
  • Collection and care of ashes pending collection

David W Bull Family Funeral Home Service Fee:      $4600.00
Coffin: Barkly (First coffin in our range)                      $  995.00
Disbursement Fees
Cremation Fee and Small Chapel Hire                          $1350.00
Medical Officer Fee (N/A to Coroners Case)                 $    77.00
TOTAL Page One (GST Inclusive)                                   (Approx)$7022.00

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 – $770.00
(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

Family/Funeral Notices
Family Notices (Melbourne newspaper charge per space)
Approx./Average $243.00 – $432.00
Funeral Notices (Melbourne Newspaper charge per space)
Approx./Average $243.00 – $432.00
Family and Funeral notices online via a memorial page. $NIL
(Can share/spread the word via email/txt/social media)

Floral Tributes (Floral arrangement on coffin) $COSTS
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.
Home visits for arrangements within 25km of
Pakenham, Drouin and Cranbourne
can be arranged at an additional cost of $150.00.
After hours transport/viewing/rosary charges may be applicable. (Varies)

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

Cremation Fee and Chapel Hire Fee

Medium Chapel Hire $1405.00
Large Chapel Hire $1605.00


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