Funerals at Ballara Receptions

Funerals in an idyllic setting at Ballara Receptions, Eltham

Funerals at Ballara Receptions in Eltham are truly wonderful and provide our client families a special place in which to farewell their loved one.  In fact it’s one of our favorite venues!  Established in 1987 and still owned and operated by the same family, and located in the bushland surrounds of Eltham, the Bellara Chapel is a private, non-denomination chapel situated in picturesque English style gardens.  Set off the road in a peaceful setting amidst a lake and with ample parking and wheelchair access, it's not surprising that families are only too pleased to farewell a loved one at Bellara.

The Chapel also holds AV equipment to enable beautiful music and a memorable photographic tribute to be played during the service if desired.

Ballara Chapel Receptions Oakdale Funeral Directors Eltham

Everything you need for your loved one's funeral.

If you are considering a bushland yet elegant setting in which to farewell and Celebrate the life of a loved one, then Ballara Receptions is a perfect choice, providing a unique and special atmosphere.

More and more of our client families are expressing the desire to seek beautiful and alternative funeral venues in which to hold a Celebration of life service. Ballara Receptions certainly provides exactly that, and we continue to be exceptionally pleased with the high level of service and affordable prices that families choosing to use Ballara Receptions receive.

The venue grounds has a large area for parking, wheelchair access and can seat up to 100 guests in the chapel with additional standing room.  With air conditioning, a quality sound system inside and out, all in a comfortable and beautiful atmosphere in pretty English gardens; the chapel provides a peaceful and comfortable setting in which to say goodbye.


Ballara Receptions Funeral Refreshments

Morning, afternoon tea or light lunches can be provided in the Reception Centre following the service.

On occasion are client families have chosen to use a special horse drawn hearse or rustic carriage in which to honor their loved one.   Such a perfect option at Ballara!

Our client families love Ballara Receptions and so do we.  If you would like further information or assistance in regards to funerals at Bellara, or general funeral information please contact us at Oakdale Funerals.

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Oakdale Funerals offer a range of personalized services to suit your family’s wishes and requirements. You can count on us to help you plan a personal, lasting tribute to your loved one, and we’ll carefully guide you through the many decisions that must be made during this challenging time. You are welcome to call us at any time of the day, any day of the week, for immediate assistance or ask for a visit in person at your home at your convenience.


P.O. Box 70,
Mooroolbark 3138

Please call if you would like further information regarding Ballara Receptions.