Practical, natural, bio-degradable. Amidst an ever-increasing awareness of environmental issues. Since a shift toward simpler greener funerals, and the emergence of natural burial grounds in Australia. The revolutionary bio-podTM meets the growing demand for a practical, alternative to traditional coffins.
The pleasing lines of its organic ‘seed pod’ shape reflect the very essence of nature – the beginning and end of life. The bio-podTM provides a practical, symbolic way for the physical remains to be returned to the earth naturally, with style and dignity.
On the outside, the strong, protective layers of natural jute and hemp are tastefully embellished with a selection of embroidered designs. Additionally Inside, the ingenious bio-active liner meets the most stringent practical and legal requirements. Using the specially crafted church bearer, the bio-podTM can be easily moved on existing roller systems in hearses. Afterward then take its position on a wheeled trolley, or be carried by pall bearers from the church or chapel in the traditional manner. At the graveside, carry bars slide into place allowing pall bearers or funeral staff to position the bio-podTM at the graveside with ease and safety.
No matter where you live. No matter whether you’re motivated by environmental challenges, or simply attracted to the idea of a natural, gentle return to the earth. The bio-podTM represents a truly smart choice.
Funeral services are one of the more personal experiences of your life. Why not allow the friendly team at Signature Funerals to work with you and create a memory that lasts another lifetime.
Looking to arrange a Natural Burial in Adelaide?
If yes, you’ll find all of the help you need here at Signature Funeral Services. We’re leading the way in natural earth burial services in Adelaide. As we’re committed to planning and carrying out beautiful services that are tailored to each person’s specific requirements.
Natural Burials in Adelaide
The death is always hard, as you learn to adjust to life with memories. And arrange a funeral service that allows those who knew and loved them to say goodbye.
Signature Funeral Services can be there for you during this difficult time and we can help you to plan the perfect funeral. Including natural burial services in Adelaide.
We understand that funerals undoubtedly can be a tough. So we strive to be as understanding and as possible. Whilst delivering the top quality service we are known for. We even offer a prepaid service that can alleviate the stress of the finances when the time comes.
We Help You Plan & Organise A Natural Earth Burial With Ease
Comparatively it can be hard to know what kind of funeral service to plan as there are many different options. If you were given any last wishes about what to do. Your decision might be a little easier.
Whereas cremation is the least expensive option. Because family members will be given an urn containing the ashes. Which can then be scattered or buried. We offer our cremation services at the Enfield Crematorium as well as the Centennial Park Crematorium.
Some people prefer a traditional burial where the body is placed into a wooden coffin and then lowered into the ground. Family and friends then have a graveside that can be adorned with flowers and visited.
A natural earth burial offers you all the advantages of a traditional burial. Although it is much more environmentally friendly and the greenest option. The body is placed into a bio-pod that is made from natural materials. Therefore biodegrade and return the remains to the earth rapidly.
Choosing to have a natural burial funeral can be a wonderful option for those who are conscious of the environment. And it is a much more natural method of the circle of life.
As with all our funeral services that we offer, when you appoint us for natural burial services. We take care of everything down to the smallest of details.
Our Adelaide Natural Earth Burial Services Are Unique
Our unique Bio Pod system offers a smart and natural alternative to a traditional coffin. Because it meets all legal requirements thanks to its bio-active liner. On the outside of the pod, protective layers of jute and hemp offer protection.
Another key point is the ‘seed pod’ design reflects the very essence of nature. Therefore allows for the seamless transportation from the ceremony to the final resting place.
The pod is carried by pallbearers and also transported in a hearse. Much like a traditional coffin. Once it arrives at the graveside. Carry bars slide into place allowing ease of handling for the pallbearers. Allowing the pod to be lowered into position. Afterward The pod is then buried as normal and returns to the earth naturally, unlike traditional methods.
Natural burial sites in Adelaide are leased for a period of 99 years. Additionally grants automatic rights of renewal. some even offer the right of perpetuity and are secured indefinitely.
Chiefly at Signature Funeral Services, we work hard to make this difficult time as easy as possible. So please get in touch with us with your questions if we haven’t covered the information that you need to know above.
Why Choose Signature Funeral Services for a Natural Earth Burial
We have a fair and transparent pricing policy for our natural burial. Which includes a natural traditional hemp or jute shroud.
Additionally our funeral directors can come to the comfort of your home for the final arrangements. And ensure everything is how you want it to be. We also make all the cemetery arrangements for you. Although the burial ground costs are an extra expense.
If you choose to have the service and committal at the graveside. We can provide a canopy and chairs. Along with this, all the paperwork, including a certified death certificate, is taken care of. We also offer the use of one of our hearses on the day of the funeral.
Signature Funeral Services have a large library of music that you can choose from for the natural burial. Or you can provide your own music. So there are always options to make the service as personal as possible.
If you have any further questions about a natural burial in Adelaide. Please contact us and find out if it is right for you. contact us by phone, email or via our online form at any time.
Have More Questions About Our Natural Earth Burial Funeral Services?
In Australia 85-90% of coffins are made from solid wood and/or particle board materials that take hundreds of years to biodegrade. A natural earth burial in Adelaide allows swift and safe biodegradation, returning all of the energy and nutrients back into the earth, helping the environment and completing the cycle of life.
It’s no wonder that more and more people in Adelaide and Australia are opting for this type of service over a traditional burial or private cremation.
We’re on hand to arrange all aspects of this difficult process allowing for a smooth and dignified ceremony.
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