Working In The Industry

A Night At The Museum

Just as Ben Stiller described his experience in the 2006 film Night at the Museum as "freakin’ awesome", so too was the official opening of the Tobin Brothers Funerals Museum on Thursday 9th Octobe...
By Matt Weedon – Tobin Brothers Funerals
Friday, October 17, 2014

The Tobin Brothers Funerals Team

We receive consistent feedback from our clients that our staff are professional, caring and empathetic. We’re often asked where we find these wonderful people and told to “hang onto” them. “Wonder...
By Wendy Goy – Training and HR Manager, Tobin Brothers Funerals
Tuesday, October 7, 2014

Making a Difference

“We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give.” (Winston Churchill) During the past two years through our work at Tobin Brothers – Creative Communication, my colleague, Matt...
By Michael Lynch - Creative Communications, Tobin Brothers Funerals
Tuesday, August 19, 2014

Notes on my Nan

We all knew the time was nearing. One Saturday morning I was summonsed to visit my grandmother whom I called Nan. I had had a similar call on numerous occasions over the past three years but when I...
By Jenny Murray – Tobin Brothers Funerals
Tuesday, August 5, 2014

What is “Normal”?

When planning funerals over the years, I have observed that a lot of people ask me some variation of pretty much the same question, which is: “I have no idea…What’s normal? What do most people do?...
By Amy Tobin – Tobin Brothers Funerals
Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Confessions of a Funeral Director

So…I am a Funeral Director… The introduction that immediately starts or ends a conversation. I have been reflecting in recent times about my role and my job title, and recall being asked by the p...
By David Stevens - Manager of Operations, Tobin Brothers Funerals
Friday, June 27, 2014

In Lieu of Flowers

In recent times, Australians have been accused of being considerably less altruistic than Americans when it comes to their support of charities. But within the funeral industry at least, there’s ev...
By Michael Lynch - Creative Communications, Tobin Brothers Funerals
Friday, April 18, 2014

Previous Posts

A Night At The Museum

Just as Ben Stiller described his experience in the 2006 film Night at the Museum as "freakin’ awesome", so too was the official opening of the Tobin Brothers Funerals Museum on Thursday 9th Octobe...

The Tobin Brothers Funerals Team

We receive consistent feedback from our clients that our staff are professional, caring and empathetic. We’re often asked where we find these wonderful people and told to “hang onto” them. “Wonder...

Making a Difference

“We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give.” (Winston Churchill) During the past two years through our work at Tobin Brothers – Creative Communication, my colleague, Matt...

Notes on my Nan

We all knew the time was nearing. One Saturday morning I was summonsed to visit my grandmother whom I called Nan. I had had a similar call on numerous occasions over the past three years but when I...

What is “Normal”?

When planning funerals over the years, I have observed that a lot of people ask me some variation of pretty much the same question, which is: “I have no idea…What’s normal? What do most people do?...

Confessions of a Funeral Director

So…I am a Funeral Director… The introduction that immediately starts or ends a conversation. I have been reflecting in recent times about my role and my job title, and recall being asked by the p...

In Lieu of Flowers

In recent times, Australians have been accused of being considerably less altruistic than Americans when it comes to their support of charities. But within the funeral industry at least, there’s ev...