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The Numurkah-Wunghnu Cemetery Trust was established on 16 October 2001 by the Governor in Council (Cemeteries, Incorporation of Trusts, Further Amendment, Regulations 2001, S.R No 109/2001). Prior to this date the Numurkah and Wunghnu cemeteries were managed by Moira Shire (VA 3705)
Cemeteries are controlled by a Trust appointed by the Governor-in-Council on the recommendation of the responsible Minister. Trustees are responsible for the administration and maintenance of cemeteries, the collection of fees and expenditure of revenue (for example: grants, subsidies received) the registration of burials and cremations, the making of rules and regulations and determining the scale of fees.