2017 – AIFP Victorian Funeral Industry Conference

A one day event, showcasing best practice, new ideas and innovation in funeral service and putting the spotlight on emerging directions for the death care industry.



Saturday 4th February, 2017

8am – 9pm

Bunurong Memorial Park
790 Frankston-Dandenong Road, Bangholme, VIC 3175

Our Guest Speakers

Martin Tobin
Current trends and the future in funeral service
Tara Mackay
Embalmer Fellow of the Australian Institute of embalming and Chairman of the British Institute of embalmers Australasian Division
Lea Rose
Clinical Counsellor / Psychotherapist; Author of LET’S TALK ABOUT IT!
Finding Peace with Death and Dying in Everyday Life.
Helen Callanan
Death Doula (Preparing the way)
Brian Williams
Victorian Consumer Affairs
Rhys Richards
Belinda Bowey
Belinda Jane Video ‘The impact of technology and funerals’
Bruce Wadd
Funeral Celebrant and Author “Helping Say Goodbye”
Helen Pearson
Beyond Blue
Joe Sehee
Green Burials – Founder of the Green Burial Council
Jennie O’Neil
Final Touch Funeral Products “Changing trends in the cremation urn and jewellery sector”
George Hawwa
Owner of “Attention Experts” –
Social Media and your funeral home
Julie Pearce
Childrens Funeral Specialist.
Brinsley Lane
Comedian Extraordinaire (Entertaining us at the evening dinner)