For over 125 years, Burkin Svendsens Funeral directors have been a beacon of community support in Cairns, providing funeral services to Cairn's locals. We would like to announce that we have changed our name and expanded our offering to include affordable and uncomplicated funeral packages for the Cairns community.  While never forgetting our historical roots, the team looks forward to being able to provide a fresh new service for Cairns families that’s simple, affordable, and professional. Speak to the experienced team who are here for you 24/7 at 411 Mulgrave Rd, Westcourt

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Our team continues to be available for you 24 hours 7 days a week 

It's a simple story

Simplicity Funerals opened its doors in 1979 with a belief that everyone deserves dignity and affordability. It’s a philosophy that continues to guide our 57 locations and mobile services across Australia. 

We're simply different

With our widespread experience and package offerings, we will work with you to arrange a funeral service that suits you. We’ll always better the lowest quote around – that’s the Simplicity Guarantee. *We also offer prepaid funerals, helping you pre arrange your funeral so your family and friends are not left behind with the costs and difficult funeral decisions

Our range of services come from our experience and unwavering dedication. We want everyone to have the complete clarity and reliability to say goodbye, without it costing the earth.