Industry News

Pay Now, Die Later

The latest edition of Money Smart, published under the auspices of theAustralian Securities Commission ASIC, points out that depending upon the kind of service required, the cost of a funeral today...
By Michael Lynch – Tobin Brothers Funerals
Monday, July 14, 2014

What Do We Do With Dad’s Ashes?

Recent research indicates an increasing preference by those client families taking out a fixed price funeral plan, for cremation over burial. Whilst many of those opting for cremation have cited c...
By Michael Lynch – Tobin Brothers Funerals
Friday, June 20, 2014

Commiserate and Celebrate

An increasing number of Australians want joy not sorrow at funerals. That’s a key finding of a survey carried out on behalf of the Australian Funeral Directors’ Association (AFDA) by McCrindle Rese...
By Michael Lynch & James MacLeod – Tobin Brothers Funerals
Friday, June 13, 2014

Art For The Heart Continues

If you take the “art” out of the “earth” what you’re left with is “eh”… Art for the Heart, a free exhibition being held at the Yarra Gallery, Federation Square in November, aims to put “art” back ...
By Samantha Rennie – Tobin Brothers Funerals
Friday, May 30, 2014

Reflecting 80 Years

In February of this year Tobin Brothers completed 80 years of care and service to the Melbourne community.  It is a significant achievement for a company which has grown in that time from humb...
By Michael A Tobin – Chairman – Tobin Brothers Funerals
Friday, May 16, 2014

Embalmers’ Conference

Senior Tobin Brothers Funerals Embalmer Jennifer Burge recently attended the annual AIE (Australian Institute of Embalming) Conference, in Adelaide. Jennifer tells us that in attendance were embal...
By Jennifer Burge FAIE, Tobin Brothers Funerals
Saturday, January 25, 2014

Previous Posts

Pay Now, Die Later

The latest edition of Money Smart, published under the auspices of theAustralian Securities Commission ASIC, points out that depending upon the kind of service required, the cost of a funeral today...

What Do We Do With Dad’s Ashes?

Recent research indicates an increasing preference by those client families taking out a fixed price funeral plan, for cremation over burial. Whilst many of those opting for cremation have cited c...

Commiserate and Celebrate

An increasing number of Australians want joy not sorrow at funerals. That’s a key finding of a survey carried out on behalf of the Australian Funeral Directors’ Association (AFDA) by McCrindle Rese...

Art For The Heart Continues

If you take the “art” out of the “earth” what you’re left with is “eh”… Art for the Heart, a free exhibition being held at the Yarra Gallery, Federation Square in November, aims to put “art” back ...

Reflecting 80 Years

In February of this year Tobin Brothers completed 80 years of care and service to the Melbourne community.  It is a significant achievement for a company which has grown in that time from humb...

Embalmers’ Conference

Senior Tobin Brothers Funerals Embalmer Jennifer Burge recently attended the annual AIE (Australian Institute of Embalming) Conference, in Adelaide. Jennifer tells us that in attendance were embal...