The difference between a coffin or a casket is a coffin is tapered at the feet and the head and widened at the shoulders, The lid is not hinged and may be removed for the viewing.
Find below our selection of coffins, should you have any questions don’t hesitate to contact us anytime.
Our Lifestyle range are artistically designed coffins to deliver that personalised touch at a funeral service.
Choose from one of our 226 custom designs, choose a specific colour or perhaps design your own, Your options are endless
The grecian urn is an octagonal shaped casket with a full or half hinged lid, the casket was designed by one of Melbourne’s oldest furnishing undertakers back in the late 1800s and remains one of the most popular casket choices in Australia today. The casket is available in a range of different woods and finishes.
The difference between a coffin or a casket is that caskets are rectangular in shape, the lid of the Casket can either be a half couched or full view, half couched meaning your loved one can be viewed from the waist up as an option.
Metal caskets constructed from Bronze, Copper & stainless steel are made from permanent non-rusting materials, which have been used for centuries for sculptures and monuments and are considered to be the highest quality available, metal caskets will make the most prestigious statement.
We are proud to offer our families exclusive to Golden Gate Funerals a range of beautiful coffins and caskets that are manufactured and hand crafted in Italy and shipped to Australia, These beautiful coffins and caskets are elegant in every way and will be sure make a present statement.